Wednesday, April 14, 2010
"Cultural Capital: the Story of Pierre Bourdieu." PHILOSOPHER'S ZONE April 10, 2010.
He was a poor boy from a poor home, and being a poor boy from a poor home was important to his thought. Before the French sociologist Pierre Bourdieu died eight years ago, he was the most quoted social scientist alive, and the most lauded public intellectual in France. He was trained in philosophy but decided that philosophy was not enough. Find out why this week in The Philosopher's Zone. . . . Download the podcast or read the transcript here: http://www.abc.net.au/rn/philosopherszone/stories/2010/2865075.htm.