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Bourdieu, Habitus and Social Research

The Art of Application

  • Cristina Costa
  • Mark Murphy

Table of contents

About this book


This collection brings together for the first time a set of researchers whose research methodologies centre on Bourdieu's concept of habitus. Full of insight and innovation, the book is an essential read for anyone wanting to know more about approaches to social theory and its application in research.


Bourdieu Habitus social research social theory application research methods methods Pierre Bourdieu

Editors and affiliations

  • Cristina Costa
    • 1
  • Mark Murphy
    • 2
  1. 1.University of StrathclydeUK
  2. 2.University of GlasgowUK

About the editors

Katerina Bodovski, Pennsylvania State University, United States Ciaran Burke, University of Ulster, United Kingdom David Cairns, ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon, Portugal Huw Davies, University of Southampton, United Kingdom Alan France, University of Auckland, New Zealand He Li, Renmin University, China Magdalena Nowicka, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany Garth Stahl, University of South Australia, Australia

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