What’s the Use?: On the Uses of Use

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  • ISBN: 1478006501
  • Author: Sara Ahmed
  • Publisher: Duke University Press Books
  • Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
  • Date: October 25, 2019
  • Pages: 296
  • Language: English

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Synopsis

In What’s the Use? Sara Ahmed continues the work she began in The Promise of Happiness and Willful Subjects by taking up a single word—in this case, use—and following it around. She shows how use became associated with life and strength in ninete…