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Free Exchange By Pierre Bourdieu

Free Exchange by Pierre Bourdieu

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Summary

In this book, leading social thinker Pierre Bourdieu and the artist Hans Haacke discuss contemporary art and the relations between art, politics and society. Their dialogue ranges widely from censorship and obscenity to the social conditions of artistic creativity, and focusses on the central themes in the work of both authors.

Free Exchange Summary

Free Exchange by Pierre Bourdieu

In this book, leading social thinker Pierre Bourdieu and the artist Hans Haacke discuss contemporary art and the relations between art, politics and society. Their dialogue ranges widely from censorship and obscenity to the social conditions of artistic creativity, and focusses on the central themes in the work of both authors.

Free Exchange Reviews

Some of the best -- and funniest -- passages in the book are Haackea s Scarfe--like sketches of the denizens of mondo biennale. Times Literary Supplement

About Pierre Bourdieu

Pierre Bourdieu was Professor of Sociology at the College de France Hans Haacke is a contemporary visual artist.

Table of Contents

Publishera s Note. List of Hans Haackea s works. Foreword. 1. Helmsboro Country. 2. Sponsors who know the tune. 3. Creating a sensation. 4. Real simulacra. 5. The crusaders of a high culturea . 6. Defense of the West and the return of absolutism. 7. In the statea s noose. 8. A politics of form. 9. Plain speaking. 10. Too Good to be True (by Pierre Bourdieu). 11. Gondola! Gondola! (by Hans Haacke).

Additional information

NPB9780745615226
9780745615226
0745615228
Free Exchange by Pierre Bourdieu
New
Paperback
Polity Press
19950523
144
N/A
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