Exchange Value and Affect: Bourdieu and the Self

Skeggs, Bev. 2005. Exchange Value and Affect: Bourdieu and the Self. In: Bev Skeggs and Lisa Adkins, eds. Feminism After Bourdieu. Oxford: Blackwell, pp. 75-97. ISBN 978-1405123952 [Book Section]

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A meeting ground for mainstream social theory and contemporary feminist theory. Brings feminist theory face to face with Pierre Bourdieu s social theory. Demonstrates how much Bourdieu s theory has to offer to contemporary feminism. Comprises a series of contributions from key contemporary feminist thinkers. Defines new territories for feminist theorizing. Transforms and advances Bourdieu s social and cultural theory.

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28 Sep 2015 15:42

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