Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Kultur-, Sozial- und Bildungswissenschaftliche Fakultät - Institut für Asien- und Afrikawissenschaften

Material Collection

Please find below some of the essential material concerning our project.
The list is continously being updated according to the research progress.

Theoretical Background

Bourdieu, Pierre: Symbolic Power

Vester, Michael: Class and Culture in Germany


Rehbein, Boike: Habitus Hermeneutics

Local Appliance

Rehbein, Boike: Differentiation of Sociocultures, Classification, and the Good Life in Laos

Souza, Jessé: For a Critical Theory of Modernization: Are the Brazilian Lower Classes Universal?