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Bobos In Paradise

The New Upper Class and How They Got There

David Brooks

In his bestselling work of “comic sociology,” David Brooks coins a new word, Bobo, to describe today’s upper class—those who have wed the bourgeois world of capitalist enterprise to the hippie values of the bohemian counterculture. Their hybrid lifestyle is the atmosphere we breathe, and in this witty and serious look at the cultural consequences o...
Publish Date
2001
March 6
First Published in 2000
Goodreads rating
3.62
ISBN
9780684853789
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Jan 26, 2021
@singareddynm Great book, one of my favorites The almost nearly perfect people (On the culture & economics of the 5 Nordic countries — a lot of insights on healthcare) The Senses: design beyond vision Bobos in Paradise (bourgeois bohemians — a lot on travel, experiences & spirituality)      source