Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

make (something abstract) more concrete or real

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contradictions fissure this crystal palace of reified economic and political realities

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—p.35 Old Gods, New Enigmas (7) default author
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contradictions fissure this crystal palace of reified economic and political realities

pretty

—p.35 Old Gods, New Enigmas (7) default author
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(verb) to make faulty or defective; impair / (verb) to debase in moral or aesthetic status / (verb) to make ineffective

114

Bourdieu’s attempt to explain habitus as a result of class is thus vitiated by a basic conceptual weakness.

—p.114 Bourdieu's Class Theory: The Academic as Revolutionary (107) default author
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Bourdieu’s attempt to explain habitus as a result of class is thus vitiated by a basic conceptual weakness.

—p.114 Bourdieu's Class Theory: The Academic as Revolutionary (107) default author
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(adjective) of, relating to, or characterized by play; playful

122

The ludic metaphor that underlies the idea of the field

—p.122 Bourdieu's Class Theory: The Academic as Revolutionary (107) default author
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The ludic metaphor that underlies the idea of the field

—p.122 Bourdieu's Class Theory: The Academic as Revolutionary (107) default author
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an unfilled space; a gap (plural: lacunae)

124

the term capitalism, in contrast to capital, appears almost nowhere in his work. This lacuna weakens his account of reproduction,

—p.124 Bourdieu's Class Theory: The Academic as Revolutionary (107) default author
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the term capitalism, in contrast to capital, appears almost nowhere in his work. This lacuna weakens his account of reproduction,

—p.124 Bourdieu's Class Theory: The Academic as Revolutionary (107) default author
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(especially in Marxist theory) a way of thinking that prevents a person from perceiving the true nature of their social or economic situation (esp used to mislead members of the proletariat about their own exploitation)

128

French degree holders thus were in the grips of a form of false consciousness. They thought their degrees entitled them to certain positions that would have been available to them in a previous state of the field, but these positions were becoming scarce as more people entered higher education.

—p.128 Bourdieu's Class Theory: The Academic as Revolutionary (107) default author
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French degree holders thus were in the grips of a form of false consciousness. They thought their degrees entitled them to certain positions that would have been available to them in a previous state of the field, but these positions were becoming scarce as more people entered higher education.

—p.128 Bourdieu's Class Theory: The Academic as Revolutionary (107) default author
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