Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal

The Equivocity of Habit, by Claude Romano

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Claude Romano is Professor of Philosophy at the Université de Paris-Sorbonne. He is the author of many books including, most recently, At the Heart of Reason (Northwestern University Press, 2015), De la couleur: Un cours (Éditions de la Transparence, 2010), and L’aventure temporelle: Trois essais pour introduire à l’herméneutique événementiale (Presses Universitaires de France, 2010). His first book, L’Événement et le Monde (Presses Universitaires de France, 1998), has been translated into English, Spanish, and Portuguese. He is the editor of many essay collections, the most recent of which is Wittgenstein (Cerf, 2013), and a long list of chapters and articles on topics within the areas of phenomenology, metaphysics, hermeneutics, the history of philosophy, and literature.

Claude Romano, “The Equivocity of Habit,” trans. Philip Schauss, Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 38:1 (2017), pp. 3-24.

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