- Claude Lévi-Strauss
- Material Culture+Culture matérielle
- Pierre Bourdieu
- Social Theory+Théorie sociale
Tag Archives: Globalisation+Mondialisation
+ + Sarah + + I am sometimes filled with intense admiration at the sight of a fellow human being at work ; admittedly often because I’ve done the job in question at one point or other and know for … Continue reading
+ + Sarah + + The following is an excerpt from an article issued in The Economist about the global uses of material culture, more specifically mobile phones : Mobile-phone culture – The Apparatgeist calls How you use your mobile phone … Continue reading
+ + Sarah + + The on-going hyper specialisation of academia never ceases to amaze me… The University of East London (UK) says : “We have entered an era where terrorism and the fight against terrorism have become critical issues … Continue reading
+ + Julie Simonney + + Restaurant chinois, Berlin, Allemagne. Les Chinois berlinois ont un sens de la dérision certain. These Berliner Chineses have a definite sense of humour
+ + Sarah + + Foie gras 3,59 € – Liver paté Saumon fumé de Norvège 6 € – Smoked salmon from Norway
+ + Sarah + + The very first few questions you ask upon first meeting people are interesting on more than one level. Such questions are indicative of a cultural understanding of etiquette and more generally of social relations, both … Continue reading
+ + Kathryn Kallady + + East meets West. The great Southerner and the good folk of Japan both identify with the refreshing flavour for watermelon for those long humid summer days. If only they had provided him with some … Continue reading
by Sarah Ecole militaire, Paris, France. This happy news agent decided to decorate his street shop to celebrate Barack Obama’s victory in the US elections. When I asked him what he felt was most inspiring about Obama he proudly replied, … Continue reading
by Sarah What the slogan says, even if your baby doesn’t look like the one on the picture.
by Sarah Scarfood restaurant, Paris, France. The Tony Montana legacy lives on in this fast food restaurant. Là où la restauration rapide croise le mythique Tony Montana.