The State Nobility: Elite Schools in the Field of Power

The State Nobility: Elite Schools in the Field of Power


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780804733465
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Publication date: 02/01/1998
Edition description: 1
Pages: 504
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Pierre Bourdieu is Professor of Sociology at the Collège de France. Stanford University Press has published nine other books by Bourdieu, most recently The Rules of Art: Genesis and Structure of the Literary Field (1996).

Table of Contents

Foreword by Loïc J. D. Wacquant.

Translator's Note.

Prologue: Social Structures and Mental Structures.

Part I: Academic Forms of Classification:.

1. Dualistic Thinking and the Conciliation of Opposites.

2. Misrecognition and Symbolic Violence.

Part II: The Ordination:.

1. The Production of a Nobility.

2. A Rite of Institution.

3. The Ambiguities of Competence.

Part III: The Field of the Grandes Écoles and its Transformations:.

1. A State of the Structure.

2. A Structural History.

Part IV: The Field of Power and its Transformations:.

1. Forms of Power and their Reproduction.

2. Establishment Schools and Power over the Economy.

3 Transformations in the Structure of the Field of Power.

Part V: State Power and Power over the State:.



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