Craig Calhoun on Pierre Bourdieu and Picturing Algeria

Two of my favourite things: Photography and Pierre Bourdieu… Picturing Algeria A book by Pierre Bourdieu   From the website of Columbia University Press “As a soldier in the French army, Pierre Bourdieu took thousands of photographs documenting the abject conditions and suffering (as well as the resourcefulness, determination, grace, …

Ethical lapses cannot be allowed to become normalised

By Ismail Lagardien There can be no justice in revenge, malice or in the willful manipulation of legal systems. Ethical lapses cannot be allowed to become normalised, especially not in the education system, on the basis that bodies of knowledge are the preserve of one group and that access to …

Public Lecture: Business and Economics for Tomorrow

­­­ Business and Economics for Tomorrow   Public Lecture by Dr Ismail Lagardien Executive Dean of Business and Economics Sciences at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University* Lecture Theatre George Campus of the NMMU 14 July 2016 Please Check Against Delivery   “Practical men who believe themselves to be quite exempt from any …