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Published: 11 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027331-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2733-1
... The introduction outlines the relations between the historical and contemporary aspects of habit's political histories—between “habit then” and “habit now.” It also discusses how the metaphor of “habit's pathways” offers a point of entry into these histories in view of how habit has been...
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By Tony Bennett
Published: 11 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027331-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2733-1
... One of the most significant episodes in recent habit theory is the challenge that Gilles Deleuze's Difference and Repetition issued to the negative evaluation of habit as a deadening form of repetition that characterized postwar French social theory. This revived earlier approaches to habit's...
Published: 11 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027331-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2733-1
... This chapter engages with the issues posed by a range of figures standing in for negative conceptions of the relations between habit and repetition: the factory worker, the slave, the “primitive.” It looks first at the debates between E. P. Thompson and Eugene Genovese regarding how far...
Published: 11 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027331-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2733-1
... This chapter engages with the tradition of habit theory that runs from Félix Ravaisson through Henri Bergson to its post-Deleuzian revival exemplified by Elizabeth Grosz's work. It takes issue with the interpretation of habit's pathways as an unguided course of becoming leading to increased...
Published: 11 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027331-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2733-1
... This chapter conducts four probes into contemporary controversies over habit's contested political histories. Looking first at the place Bruno Latour accords habit in the operations of “modes of existence,” it then considers the difficulties associated with Gilles Deleuze's famous aphorism: “We...
Published: 11 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027331-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2733-1
... In reviewing the book's main arguments, the conclusion outlines how several of the ways in which habit has been placed on the line in contemporary debates bear witness to the legacies of habit's longer political histories shaped by its relations to the inequalities of class, gender, race...
Published: 18 September 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388135-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8813-5
Published: 25 February 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383741
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8374-1
Published: 09 August 1985
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382959-071
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8295-9
Published: 08 October 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376149-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7614-9
Published: 06 September 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023555-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2355-5
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 05 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391852-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9185-2
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By Lynden Harris
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
Published: 13 August 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013037-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1303-7
Series: Writing Matters!
Published: 28 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021483
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2148-3
Published: 11 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027331-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2733-1
... by habit in the development of self-governing liberal subjects. Interpreting habit's repetitions as operating through the channels they inscribed in the body's nervous and neurological systems, these developments reworked earlier understandings of the relations between habit and the will. In disconnecting...
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-190
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Published: 11 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027331
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2733-1
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 04 February 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478022282-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2228-2
Published: 19 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376859-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7685-9