1. Cultural Capital: Allusions, Gaps and Glissandos in Recent Theoretical Developments.Michele Lamont & Annette Lareau - 1988 - Sociological Theory 6 (2):153-168.
    The concept of cultural capital has been increasingly used in American sociology to study the impact of cultural reproduction on social reproduction. However, much confusion surrounds this concept. In this essay, we disentangle Bourdieu and Passeron's original work on cultural capital, specifying the theoretical roles cultural capital plays in their model, and the various types of high status signals they are concerned with. We expand on their work by proposing a new definition of cultural capital which focuses on cultural and (...)
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    Home Advantage: Social Class and Parental Intervention in Elementary Education.Annette Lareau - 2000 - Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
    This new edition contextualizes Lareau's original ethnography in a discussion of the most pressing issues facing educators at the beginning of the new millennium.
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    Cultural Capital in Educational Research: A Critical Assessment. [REVIEW]Annette Lareau & Elliot B. Weininger - 2003 - Theory and Society 32 (5-6):567-606.