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Bourdieu, Pierre. 1991. Language and symbolic power. Cambridge: Polity. vii+303 pp.
Publication type
Book – monograph
Publication language
English

Annotation

Translation of 'Ce que parler veut dire' (zit er niet in) This volume consists of three sections: 1. The economy of linguistic exchanges. 2. The social institution of symbolic power and 3. Symbolic power and the political field. The first section deals with language and linguistics, the second with ritual and ritualized discourse and practice and the third with the politics of region and class.

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