By Tom Sparrow,Adam Hutchinson,Jeffrey Bell,Nick Crossley,William O. Stephens,Shannon Sullivan,David Leary,Margaret Watkins,Robert Miner,Thornton Lockwood,Terrance MacMullan,Peter Fosl,Dennis Des Chene,Clare Carlisle,Edward Casey
Aristotle and the traditional Greeks well-known the significance of behavior for the structure of personality, whereas readers of David Hume or American pragmatists like C.S. Peirce, William James, and John Dewey be aware of that behavior is a important part within the conceptual framework of many key figures within the background of philosophy. much less common are the disparate discussions of behavior present in the Roman Stoics, Thomas Aquinas, Michel de Montaigne, René Descartes, Gilles Deleuze, French phenomenology, and modern Anglo-American philosophies of embodiment, race, and gender, between many others.
The essays accrued during this booklet show that the philosophy of behavior isn't restricted to the paintings of only a handful of thinkers, yet traverses the whole heritage of Western philosophy and keeps to thrive in modern idea.A heritage of behavior: From Aristotle to Bourdieu is the 1st of its type to record the richness and variety of this background. It demonstrates the breadth, flexibility, and explanatory energy of the concept that of behavior in addition to its enduring importance. It makes the case for habit’s perennial allure for philosophers, psychologists, and sociologists.
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A History of Habit: From Aristotle to Bourdieu by Tom Sparrow,Adam Hutchinson,Jeffrey Bell,Nick Crossley,William O. Stephens,Shannon Sullivan,David Leary,Margaret Watkins,Robert Miner,Thornton Lockwood,Terrance MacMullan,Peter Fosl,Dennis Des Chene,Clare Carlisle,Edward Casey