Magne Paalgard Flemmen

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Available hours Fridays 13oo - 14oo
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Visiting address Moltke Moes vei 31 Harriet Holters hus 0851 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1096 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Available hours

Fridays 13-14, digitally. 

Academic Interests

  • Social inequality
  • Class theory/class analysis
  • Cultural and political sociology
  • Theories of social closure
  • Anthony Giddens and the theory of structuration
  • Cultural capital
  • Sociological theory

Courses Taught

I teach classical sociology (SOS1003),  SOS2100 - Social Inequaly, Class and Stratification; and I co-teach class and stratification on an advanced level (SOS4013) with Marianne Nordli Hansen. In SOS1000 - Introduction to sociology I lecture on class and inequality and education and inequality. I also give individual lectures on Pierre Bourdieu and related topics. 

I can supervise students working on social inequality, class theory and class analysis, cultural and political aspects of social inequality.

Background

  • PhD in sociology, 2013
  • MA in sociology, 2008
  • Research assistant, 2006-2008

CV

 

Tags: Sociology

Publications

  • Flemmen, Magne (2020). On what class is and how it works. Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning. ISSN 0040-716X. 61(1), p. 71–75. doi: 10.18261/issn.1504-291X-2020-01-09
  • Flemmen, Magne; Jarness, Vegard & Rosenlund, Lennart (2019). Class, Lifestyles and Politics: Homologies of Social Position, Taste and Political Stances. In Blasius, Jörg; Lebaron, Frédéric; Le Roux, Brigitte & Schmitz, Andreas (Ed.), Empirical Investigations of Social Space. Springer. ISSN 9783030153861. p. 155–174. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-15387-8_10
  • Jarness, Vegard & Flemmen, Magne (2019). A struggle on two fronts: boundary drawing in the lower region of the social space and the symbolic market for ‘down‐to‐earthness. British Journal of Sociology. ISSN 0007-1315. 70(1), p. 166–189. doi: 10.1111/1468-4446.12345
  • Jarness, Vegard; Flemmen, Magne & Rosenlund, Lennart (2019). From Class Politics to Classed Politics. Sociology. ISSN 0038-0385. 53(5), p. 879–899. doi: 10.1177/0038038519838740 Full text in Research Archive
  • Savage, Mike & Flemmen, Magne (2019). Life narratives and personal identity: The end of linear social mobility? Cultural and social history. ISSN 1478-0038. 16(1), p. 85–101. doi: 10.1080/14780038.2019.1574049
  • Pedersen, Willy; Jarness, Vegard & Flemmen, Magne (2018). Revenge of the nerds: Cultural capital and the politics of lifestyle among adolescent elites. Poetics. ISSN 0304-422X. 70, p. 54–66. doi: 10.1016/j.poetic.2018.05.002 Full text in Research Archive
  • Flemmen, Magne; Jarness, Vegard & Rosenlund, Lennart (2018). Class and status: on the misconstrual of the conceptual distinction and a neo-Bourdieusian alternative. British Journal of Sociology. ISSN 0007-1315. 0(0), p. 1–51. doi: 10.1111/1468-4446.12508
  • Toft, Maren & Flemmen, Magne (2018). The gendered reproduction of the upper class. In Korsnes, Olav; Heilbron, Johan; Hjellbrekke, Johannes; Bühlmann, Felix & Savage, Mike (Ed.), New Directions in Elite Studies. Routledge. ISSN 978-1138059191. p. 113–133. doi: 10.4324/9781315163796-6
  • Flemmen, Magne & Haakestad, Hedda (2018). Class and politics in twenty-first century Norway: a homology of positions and position-taking. European Societies. ISSN 1461-6696. 20(3), p. 401–423. doi: 10.1080/14616696.2017.1371318
  • Flemmen, Magne; Jarness, Vegard & Rosenlund, Lennart (2017). Social space and cultural class divisions: the forms of capital and contemporary lifestyle differentiation. British Journal of Sociology. ISSN 0007-1315. 69(1), p. 124–153. doi: 10.1111/1468-4446.12295
  • Flemmen, Magne; Hjellbrekke, Johannes & Jarness, Vegard (2017). Class, culture and culinary tastes: cultural distinctions and social class divisions in contemporary Norway. Sociology. ISSN 0038-0385. 52(1), p. 128–149. doi: 10.1177/0038038516673528
  • Flemmen, Magne; Toft, Maren; Andersen, Patrick Lie; Hansen, Marianne Nordli & Ljunggren, Jørn (2017). Forms of Capital and Modes of Closure in Upper Class Reproduction . Sociology. ISSN 0038-0385. 51(6), p. 1277–1298. doi: 10.1177/0038038517706325 Full text in Research Archive
  • Flemmen, Magne & Savage, Mike (2017). The politics of nationalism and white racism in the UK . British Journal of Sociology. ISSN 0007-1315. 68, p. S233–S264. doi: 10.1111/1468-4446.12311
  • Schmitz, Andreas; Flemmen, Magne & Rosenlund, Lennart (2017). Social class, symbolic domination, and angst: The example of the Norwegian social space. Sociological Review. ISSN 0038-0261. 66(3), p. 623–644. doi: 10.1177/0038026117738924
  • Reeves, Aaron; Friedman, Sam; Rahal, Charles & Flemmen, Magne (2017). The Decline and Persistence of the Old Boy: Private Schools and Elite Recruitment 1897-2016. American Sociological Review. ISSN 0003-1224. 82(6), p. 1139–1166. doi: 10.1177/0003122417735742
  • Ljunggren, Jørn ; Toft, Maren & Flemmen, Magne (2017). Geografiske klasseskiller : Fordelingen av goder og byrder mellom Oslos bydeler. In Ljunggren, Jørn (Eds.), Oslo - ulikhetenes by. Cappelen Damm Akademisk. ISSN 9788202521615. p. 359–376.
  • Flemmen, Magne & Hjellbrekke, Johannes (2016). Response: Not so fast: A comment on Atkinson and Deeming's 'Class and cuisine in contemporary Britain: The social space, the space of food and their homology'. Sociological Review. ISSN 0038-0261. 64(1), p. 184–193. doi: 10.1111/1467-954X.12350
  • Hansen, Marianne Nordli; Andersen, Patrick Lie; Flemmen, Magne & Ljunggren, Jørn (2014). Klasser og eliter. In Korsnes, Olav; Hansen, Marianne Nordli & Hjellbrekke, Johannes (Ed.), Elite og klasse i et egalitært samfunn. Universitetsforlaget. ISSN 978-82-15-02183-6. p. 25–38.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2014). The politics of the service class: The homology of positions and position-takings. European Societies. ISSN 1461-6696. 16(4), p. 543–569. doi: 10.1080/14616696.2013.817597
  • Flemmen, Magne (2014). The Politics of the Service Class: The homology of positions and position-takings. European Societies. ISSN 1461-6696. 16(4), p. 543–569. doi: 10.1080/14616696.2013.817597
  • Flemmen, Magne (2013). Putting Bourdieu to work for class analysis: reflections on some recent contributions. British Journal of Sociology. ISSN 0007-1315. 64(2), p. 325–343. doi: 10.1111/1468-4446.12020
  • Flemmen, Magne (2012). The Structure of the Upper Class: A Social Space Approach. Sociology. ISSN 0038-0385. 46(6), p. 1039–1058. doi: 10.1177/0038038512437899
  • Flemmen, Magne (2010). Lukning i overklassen. In Dahlgren, Kenneth & Ljunggren, Jørn (Ed.), Klassebilder: Ulikhet og sosial mobilitet i Norge. Universitetsforlaget. ISSN 978-82-15-01580-4. p. 228–239.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Den økonomiske overklassens sosiale lukning. Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning. ISSN 0040-716X. 50(4), p. 493–522.

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  • Flemmen, Magne & Helle, Gunnar Bugge (2021). Den skjulte utestengningen. Klassekampen. ISSN 0805-3839.
  • Flemmen, Magne & Helle, Gunnar Bugge (2021). Klasse og politikk: et møte med Daniel Gaxie. sosiologen.no.
  • Flemmen, Magne & Toft, Maren (2019). Sluttreplikk til Rogne om klasseforskning. sosiologen.no.
  • Hansen, Marianne Nordli & Flemmen, Magne (2019). – Fattige velger ikke å ha lite penger. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.). ISSN 0804-3116. p. 3–3.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2019). Eliter og makt i dagens Norge. Klassekampen. ISSN 0805-3839.
  • Ljunggren, Jørn & Flemmen, Magne (2019). Klassesamfunnet 2.0.
  • Flemmen, Magne; Jarness, Vegard & Rosenlund, Lennart (2019). Omnivorousness and openness: comments to Tak Wing Chan. British Journal of Sociology. ISSN 0007-1315. 70(3), p. 807–815. doi: 10.1111/1468-4446.12653
  • Flemmen, Magne; Jarness, Vegard & Rosenlund, Lennart (2019). Class and status: reply to comments. British Journal of Sociology. ISSN 0007-1315. 70(3), p. 924–926. doi: 10.1111/1468-4446.12671
  • Hansen, Marianne Nordli & Flemmen, Magne (2018). Agendakveld: Er Norge et klassesamfunn?
  • Flemmen, Magne (2018). What does inequality do to us? .
  • Flemmen, Magne (2018). Politiske skillelinjer blant arbeidere.
  • Flemmen, Magne; Jarness, Vegard & Rosenlund, Lennart (2018). Class gender intersections and the homology of social and symboloc space.
  • Toft, Maren & Flemmen, Magne (2018). Hvordan (ikke) studere klassesamfunnet. sosiologen.no.
  • Toft, Maren & Flemmen, Magne (2018). Klassestrukturen er ikke en målefeil. sosiologen.no.
  • Toft, Maren & Flemmen, Magne (2018). Klassesamfunnet: graven er tom. sosiologen.no.
  • Toft, Maren & Flemmen, Magne (2017). Was class society really ever on the wane? Revisiting and reframing the 'Death of class' debate.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2014). Book Review: Matt Dawson, Late Modernity, Individualization and Socialism: An Associational Critique of Neoliberalism. Sociology. ISSN 0038-0385. 48(6), p. 1242–1244. doi: 10.1177/0038038514547800
  • Jarness, Vegard & Flemmen, Magne (2014). Revisiting Closure Theory.
  • Flemmen, Magne & Ljunggren, Jørn (2013). Klasse-tabu. Dagbladet. ISSN 0805-3766. p. 52–53.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2013). Skjulte klasser i Danmark. Materialisten. Tidsskrift for forskning, fagkritikk og teoretisk debatt. ISSN 0801-3055. 40(1/2), p. 131–142.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2013). Class, Individualization and Late Modernity: In Search of the Reflexive Worker - Will Atkinson. - Houndmills : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010. - VIII, 245 s. (Identity studies in the social sciences). Acta Sociologica. ISSN 0001-6993. 56(2), p. 192–193. doi: 10.1177/0001699313479855
  • Flemmen, Magne (2013). Book Review: Class, Individualization and Late Modernity: In Search of the Reflexive Worker. Acta Sociologica. ISSN 0001-6993. 56(2), p. 192–193. doi: 10.1177/0001699313479855
  • Flemmen, Magne & Ljunggren, Jørn (2013). Om klasse og kultur. Morgenbladet. ISSN 0805-3847.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2012). Vår tids viktigste sosiolog. Klassekampen. ISSN 0805-3839. p. 22–23.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2012). Bourdieu og korrespondanseanalyse. Socius. ISSN 0809-5574. p. 75–76.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2012). Visjonær reformisme [anmeldelse av Michael Harringtons Socialism: Past and Future]. Klassekampen. ISSN 0805-3839.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2010). Overklassen som et sosialt rom. Utkast til en analyse.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2010). Om demokratipessimisme og sosiologiens rolle. Sosiologisk Tidsskrift. ISSN 0804-0486. 18(4), p. 379–386.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2010). Den vanskelige distinksjonen. Anmeldelse av Tony Bennett m.fl. Culture, Class, Distinction. Agora. ISSN 0800-7136. 28(3), p. 235–244.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Class Structuration of Upper Class Love and Success.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Sosial lukning i den økonomiske overklassen.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Klassestrukturasjon av kjærlighet og suksess i overklassen.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Social closure of the economic upper class.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Constructing Classes In Official Statistics.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Structurations of upper class love and success.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Class Structuration of Upper Class Love and Success.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Urettferdig. Klassekampen. ISSN 0805-3839.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Ytelsesmyten. Dagsavisen. ISSN 1503-2892.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Marx og krisene. Dagsavisen. ISSN 1503-2892.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Arbeidsløshet. Dagsavisen. ISSN 1503-2892.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Solidaritet og hykleri. Dagsavisen. ISSN 1503-2892.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Statussyndromet. Dagsavisen. ISSN 1503-2892.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Utrygt samfunn. Dagsavisen. ISSN 1503-2892.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Grunnskolens klasseskiller. Dagsavisen. ISSN 1503-2892.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Hijab midt i krisa. Dagsavisen. ISSN 1503-2892.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Klimakolonialisme. Dagsavisen. ISSN 1503-2892.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2009). Raddisjournalister. Dagsavisen. ISSN 1503-2892.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2008). Sosial lukning i den økonomiske overklassen.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2008). Om lukkingen av overklassen. Dagbladet. ISSN 0805-3766.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2008). Eliten og eierne: En klasse for seg. Dagbladet. ISSN 0805-3766.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2008). Den arvelige ulikheten. Dagsavisen. ISSN 1503-2892.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2008). Klasseforskjell skaper ulikhet. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.). ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2008). Den nye overklassen. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.). ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2008). Uren juss. Dagsavisen. ISSN 1503-2892.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2008). Tjener 50 ganger mer. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.). ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2008). Fem på Globaliseringskonferansen:. Klassekampen. ISSN 0805-3839.
  • Flemmen, Magne (2007). Middelklassemyter. Dagens næringsliv. ISSN 0803-9372.
  • Hansen, Marianne Nordli; Flemmen, Magne & Andersen, Patrick Lie (2009). The Oslo Register Data Class Scheme (ORDC). Final report from the classification procject. Institutt for sosiologi og samfunnsgeografi. Universitetet i Oslo.. ISSN 0809-8786. 2009(1).

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