The Prestructured is Everywhere

Pierre Bourdieu’s Approach to Religion

Authors

  • Terry Rey Temple University

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1558/bsor.v40.i2.1

Keywords:

Pierre Bourdieu, sociology

Abstract

An adapted excerpt from Terry Rey's Bourdieu on Religion: Imposing Faith and Legitimacy

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Published

2011-06-05

How to Cite

Rey, T. (2011). The Prestructured is Everywhere: Pierre Bourdieu’s Approach to Religion. Bulletin for the Study of Religion, 40(2), 1–10. https://doi.org/10.1558/bsor.v40.i2.1

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