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Review: Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

User Review  - Vern Glaser - Goodreads

This is my second exposure to Bourdieu...the writing is a little rough, but the ideas are really quite provocative and interesting...his general way of looking at the world is to suggest that we have ... Read full review

Review: Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

User Review  - Madeline - Goodreads

good luck. Read full review

Review: Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

User Review  - Julie - Goodreads

This one is a bear! Very, very, very long and difficult. But lots of good stuff, of course. Read full review

Review: Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

User Review  - Zach - Goodreads

This is largely on me and not Bourdieu, but I am really not in a place right now where I care enough about the particulars of his argument to try and puzzle my way through prose so intentionally abstruse. Read full review

Review: Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

User Review  - Lianna - Goodreads

"The different aesthetic choices people make are all distinctions-that is, choices made in opposition to those made by other classes. Taste is not pure. Bourdieu finds a world of social meaning in the ... Read full review

Review: Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

User Review  - Camela - Goodreads

Pinkies up... Read full review

Review: Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

User Review  - Anthrodiva Stommen - Goodreads

I probably use this book every day in some way. Read full review

Review: Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

User Review  - Andrew - Goodreads

Damn, it's better than you'd think to have someone tell you how bullshit the way you and everyone you know does life and how you need to watch out for internal fascism! Read full review

Review: Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

User Review  - Wm - Goodreads

Curses. This is a very dense, very long book that I can only get from inter library loan and thus have for only 14 days at a time and it's too big to carry on the commute so I only end up reading it ... Read full review

Review: Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

User Review  - David - Goodreads

It's impossible to read this book and not see the social world differently. You'll find yourself thinking about the world around you in terms of the book's analytical imagination. Its effect is deep ... Read full review


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