Download e-book for iPad: Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got by David Brooks

By David Brooks

ISBN-10: 0684853787

ISBN-13: 9780684853789

Do you think that spending $15,000 on a media heart is vulgar, yet that spending $15,000 on a slate bathe stall is an indication that you're at one with the Zenlike rhythms of nature? Do you're employed for a type of visionary software program businesses the place humans come to paintings donning mountain climbing boots and glacier glasses, as though a wall of ice have been approximately to come back sliding during the car parking zone? if this is the case, you're a Bobo.
In his bestselling paintings of "comic sociology," David Brooks cash a brand new observe, Bobo, to explain modern-day higher classification -- those that have wed the bourgeois international of capitalist firm to the hippie values of the bohemian counterculture. Their hybrid way of life is the ambience we breathe, and during this witty and critical examine the cultural outcomes of the knowledge age, Brooks has outlined a brand new generation.

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