Agency between humanism and posthumanism Latour and his opponents
Two articles in the special section on knot-work in this journal (HAU 2014, volume 4, issue 3) take issue with the "posthumanism" of Bruno Latour's Actor Network Theory (ANT). Arguing that Latour's conception of agency undermines critical attitudes toward capitalism, they insist on all-or-nothing, accept or reject attitude toward Latour's work. In this article, I sketch an alternative vantage on questions of nonhuman agency and Latour's oeuvre, which, though critical, is much less polemic....[Show more]
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