Bourdieu, Pierre

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Bourdieu, Pierre Gender: M
Pierre Félix Bourdieu
born on 1 August 1930 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )
Place Denguin, France, 43n2147, 0w3025
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 08°01' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 01°38 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 01°03'

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French sociologist and educator; a lecturer in Algeria, Paris and in Lille since 1959, where he was Director of Studies. With a group of colleagues he embarked on a pioneering extensive collective, researching problems concerned with the maintenance of a system of power by means of the transmission of a dominant culture. His books include "Reproduction in Education" and "Society and Culture," 1977.

He died on 23 January 2002.

Link to Wikipedia biography


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  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1958 ("The Sociology of Algeria" (his first work))
  • Work : Begin Major Project 1959 (Began his lectures)
  • Relationship : Marriage 1962 (with Marie-Claire Brizard)
  • Work : Begin Major Project 1968 (Centre de sociologie européenne (président))
  • Work : Begin Major Project 1975 ("Actes de la recherche en sciences sociales" (periodical))
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1977 (Book, "Society and Culture")
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1979 ("Distinction:A social critic of judgement of taste")
  • Work : Gain social status 1981 (Chair of sociology at the Collège de France (after R.Aron))

Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'b' pdf file, p. 302.

Same data from Steinbrecher quotes B.C.


  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Three children)
  • Vocation : Education : Administrator (Director of Studies)
  • Vocation : Education : Public speaker (Lecturer)
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher (Sociologist and researcher)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (Sociology)