Bourdieu High and popular culture

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  • Bourdieu
    • Argues between popular and high culture
      • High culture is simply the culture of the higher economic classes.
        • This actually doesn't make it better.
      • Popular culture
        • The media usually credited with partially creating and spreading popular culture.
          • Which gives mass acces to their activities.
            • The popular culture activities such as Films, Music & sports. Which is the basis of popular culture.
    • Argues that the distinction between high and low culture are breaking down.
      • The media gives everyone access to     activities both cultures.
        • For example 'high culture' Shakespeare is made a movie


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