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Fluency and Card Games

June 23, 2010


Last night i was reading Pierre Bourdieu’s Outline of a Theory of Practice, and happened upon his very effective use of a card game as a metaphor to explain the very complicated sociology of a Kabyle marriage process.  I think the metaphor might be a helpful way to explain some of the things SociaLens found in […]

Twitter, Power and Fluency

May 17, 2010


Robert Gibbs recently used Twitter to give a shout out to a local bike store.  Here is the original tweet, which reads: #FF @CraigatFEMA so you know the latest @RevCycles a great bike store & special thanks to Ken and others there for helping me with my bike This has been spun as an abuse […]