Reproduction in Education, Society and Culture Book Details:
Author : Pierre Bourdieu
Publisher : SAGE Publications Limited
Release : 1990-10
Page : 254 pages
Rating : 4.5/5 from voters
The authors develop an analysis of education. They show how education carries an essentially arbitrary cultural scheme which is actually based on power. More widely, the reproduction of culture through education is shown to play a key part in the reproduction of the whole social system.