Title:Bourdieu in Beirut : Wasta, the state and social reproduction in Lebanon Author(s):EGAN, Martyn; TABAR, PaulDate:2016Citation:
- Middle East critique, Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 249-270
Type:ArticleAbstract:This article uses Pierre Bourdieu's theory to analyze the relation between the Lebanese state and the reproduction of unequal power relations, in particular through the phenomenon of wasta (an Arabic word referring to the ...