Lamont, Michèle. 2012. “How Has Bourdieu Been Good to Think With? The Case of the United States.” Sociological Forum 27, no. 1: 228–237.
The essay discusses the impact of Bourdieu on modern U.S. sociology. Specifically, I offer five observations about the reception and adoption of Bourdieu by U.S. sociologists from the perspective of someone who was involved in the process I describe as an active but not fully invested participant.