• Habit-forming : reading Infinite jest as a rhetoric of humility 

    Gerdes, Kendall Joy (2011-05)
    In this project, I argue that David Foster Wallace's 1996 novel Infinite jest (or IJ) is both about recovering from addiction through humility, and also it produces that humility in some of its readers by making us feel ...
  • A test of the habit hypothesis in online community participation 

    Yang, Geng, 1971- (2008-08)
    Understanding participation behavior in online communities has become increasingly of interest to IS scholars. A central puzzle related to the existence and development of virtual communities is why community members are ...