anti-bourgeois

anti-bourgeois

adj
(Sociology) sociol opposed to anyone or anything considered bourgeois
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Accordingly, rather than searching American fiction for evidence of anti-bourgeois resistance, Shapiro explores how major "U.S.
In Chapter 4, "Caravaggio and Homoerotic Concerns," Rorato tackles the question of the artist's sexuality from an aesthetic rather than a biographical perspective, focusing on early paintings that appeal to "homoerotic" fiction because of their anti-bourgeois features and depiction of a "liminal state between sexuality and death" (9).
Named by his patents after the anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti, whose 1927 execution made them martyrs of the anti-bourgeois cause in America, Bercovitch's answer to the question Why couldn't Marxism prevail in America?
With Tristan Tzara and Hugo Ball as one of its pioneers, the movement which was developed in reaction to the First World War rejected the logic, reason, and aestheticism of modern capitalist society, instead expressing an anti-bourgeois philosophy.
In contrast, the contribution of psychoanalysis's anti-bourgeois exponents, such as the one-time Communist Reich, served, in an irony The Currency of Desire serves up with melancholic relish, not to overthrow the petit-bourgeois patriarch of Freudianism or the repressive capitalist world but, rather, in their celebration of 'free' sexual spending, 'to develop libidinal economy in the direction of a fully-fledged consumerist culture that celebrated spending for spending's sake' (p139).
To simplify Ferrari's rich analysis, one might say that she regards Gadda as a bourgeois anti-populist and Vittorini as an anti-bourgeois populist.
A central result, he argues, is that "hegemonic capitalist culture" came to rest "largely on anti-bourgeois values" (22).
He therefore never distilled his early experiences, remembered with fondness, into an anti-bourgeois ideology.
If Zola cannot be held responsible for his wariness regarding what he perceives to be anarchy's violent means, Febles demonstrates how Zola is nevertheless liable for misrepresenting, diluting and ultimately erasing anarchism as a political phenomenon of Third Republic France, after having exploited and then absorbed its allure into an alternative anti-bourgeois stance in his novels.
My analysis works from the framework of Walter Benjamin's study in The Arcades Project of the nineteenth-century metropolitan type of the "flaneur," which illuminates the Benjaminian conception of an anti-linear and anti-bourgeois temporality of "dialectic at a standstill."
There is thus more human substance in [Schiller's] bourgeois tragedy Intrigue and Love than in the anti-bourgeois drama Madame Bovary.
When his music works best he skips over the stylistic trappings of rock and gets right to the core of the post-punk aesthetic: an anti-bourgeois, physically invigorating, even threatening sound.