Academics online: fighting for a new habitus

Cristina Costa

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The pervasiveness of digital technologies in society is transforming day-to-day routines by questioning the norms of the workplace with new forms of communication and dissemination of information. Academia, as a space of social (inter)actions, is starting to be challenged by the affordances the web provides and which in return stimulate new approaches to practice.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBourdieu, Habitus and Social Research
Subtitle of host publicationThe Art of Application
EditorsCristina Costa, Mark Murphy
Place of PublicationLondon
Number of pages16
Publication statusPublished - 17 Jul 2015



  • digital technologies
  • communication
  • academia

Cite this

Costa, C. (2015). Academics online: fighting for a new habitus. In C. Costa, & M. Murphy (Eds.), Bourdieu, Habitus and Social Research: The Art of Application (1st ed., pp. 151-166). London.