Kierkegaard’s Dagdriver: loafing as a means of resistance to the technological, media and consumer system

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Abstract

In a world today marked by the culture industry of speed, purpose, and efficiency, this essay celebrates Kierkegaard's loafer [Dagdriver] as a model of resistance, a philosopher of the interlude, and of subversive joy.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationKierkegaard and Political Theology
EditorsSilas Morgan, Roberto Sirvent
Place of PublicationOregon, USA
PublisherWipf and Stock Publishers
Chapter20
Pages307-326
Number of pages20
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-4982-2483-3
ISBN (Print)978-1-4982-2482-6, 978-1-4982-2484-0
Publication statusPublished - 2018

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    Ryan, B. J. (2018). Kierkegaard’s Dagdriver: loafing as a means of resistance to the technological, media and consumer system. In S. Morgan, & R. Sirvent (Eds.), Kierkegaard and Political Theology (pp. 307-326). Oregon, USA: Wipf and Stock Publishers.