Loïc Wacquant


Loïc Wacquant

Social Sciences Building 478
Research Interests
Embodiment, penal state, comparative urban inequality and marginality, racial domination, politics of reason, social epistemology, social theory.

For information regarding Loïc Wacquant please refer to his personal website.

Representative Publications

Jim Crow. Le terrorisme de caste en Amérique (2024)

Racial Domination (2024)

Misère de l’ethnographie de la misère (2023)

Bourdieu in the City: Challenging Urban Theory (2023)

Voyage au pays des boxeurs (2022)

The Invention of the "Underclass": A Study in the Politics of Knowledge (2022)

Body and Soul: Notebooks of an Apprentice Boxer (expanded anniversary edition, 2022)

Punishing the Poor: The Neoliberal Government of Social Insecurity (2009)

Prisons of Poverty (2009)

Urban Outcasts: A Comparative Sociology of Advanced Marginality (2008)

Body and Soul: Notebooks of an Apprentice Boxer ([2000] 2004)

with Pierre Bourdieu: An Invitation to Reflexive Sociology (1992)