Bourdieu's Language and Symbolic Power

Irfan Ajvazi
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The concept of symbolic power was first introduced by French sociologist Pierre Bourdieu to account for the tacit, almost unconscious modes of cultural/social domination occurring within the everyday social habits maintained over conscious subjects. Symbolic power accounts for discipline used against another to confirm that individual's placement in a social hierarchy, at times in individual relations but most basically through system institutions, in particular education
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.19657599.v1 fatcat:z3oxo5ks6rfz5mzz6kxj2c4ra4