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Bourgeois

 

a city dweller in medieval western Europe, a burgher; in capitalist society, a representative of the class of the bourgeoisie; or often a philistine and member of the middle classes (a representative of the petite bourgeoisie).

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Mullins, crowned champion trainer last month, said: "The Slaneyville Syndicate, owners of Acapella Bourgeois, have asked me to train the horse and I'm delighted.
Bourgeois joins Abraaj from Atlantic-Pacific Capital where he most recently served as President and Chief Executive Officer.
Bourgeois will join the Group's Management Executive Committee and his role as a Partner entitles him to be an observer on the Global Investment Committee.
Cloth Lullaby: The Woven Life of Louise Bourgeois is a creative biography of French artist Louise Bourgeois, who is best known for her giant sculptures of spiders, one of which (an edition of a work called Maman) sits outside the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa.
Minister-President Bourgeois was accompanied by senior executives from the ports of Antwerp, Ghent, and Zeebrugge.
Bourgeois, SOA Watch founder and a former Maryknoll priest, said during the Nov.
For, though I'd take issue - aggressively - with the bit about mediocrity, in truth my day-to-day life IS boring and bourgeois.
Published soon after his controversial study Distant Reading (2013), Franco Moretti's The Bourgeois: Between History and Literature (2013) has generated similar controversy for its argument that the concept of the bourgeois can best be understood by close reading of prose generated concurrently with the rise of the "middle class" and the consistent movement away from realist writing to a more evocative--and evasive prose that masks the true problems of class inequalities.
Louise Bourgeois, Structures of Existence: The Cells
Opening a Louise Bourgeois show with Maman (1999), her imposing bronze sculpture of a spider, is nothing new.
Coffman Engineers promoted Skip Bourgeois to Vice President of Marketing in November.
Bourgeois Liberty and the Politics of Fear: From Absolutism to Neo-Conservatism.