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differences (1998) 10 (2): 67–86.
Published: 01 July 1998
.... Berlin : Weidmannsche Buchhandlung , 1905 . 196 – 198 Mommsen Theodor . “ Rede am Leibnizschen Gedächtnistage [1874] .” Mommsen, Reden 39 – 49 . Olesko Kathryn M. Physics as a Calling: Discipline and Practice in the Königsberg Seminar for Physics. Ithaca : Cornell UP , 1991...
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differences (1990) 2 (3): 14–28.
Published: 01 November 1990
...Ellen Rooney Discipline and Vanish: Feminislll, the Resistance to Theory, and the Politics of Cultural Studies ELLEN ROONEY cultural studies is not one thing; it has never been one thing. " (Hall, "Emergence" 11) Headnote (1990) In November of 1988, the National Association of Scholars held...
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differences (2014) 25 (1): 156–176.
Published: 01 May 2014
...David Golumbia In 2003, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak published Death of a Discipline , an exhortation to create “an inclusive comparative literature,” one that “takes the languages of the Southern Hemisphere as active cultural media rather than as objects of cultural study.” To many literary scholars...
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differences (2021) 32 (1): 7–29.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Darin Tenev The essay questions the leading role of literary theory throughout the twentieth century and the reason why Theory with a capital T was born out of the field of literary theory rather than out of any other discipline, such as sociology, history, psychoanalysis, and so on. The author...
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differences (2021) 32 (1): 30–53.
Published: 01 May 2021
... between regimes one and two. Tihanov demonstrates the intricate manner in which these two modes of appropriation of literature from society entered the game in order to produce a very specific discipline, literary theory in a narrow sense. This is particularly visible in the first two chapters. In chapter...
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differences (2010) 21 (1): 19–31.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Simon Critchley This article considers the state of the humanities, particularly in disciplines like philosophy, in light of the institutional structure of the university. Arguing that the bureaucratization of the contemporary university is thwarting learning and thinking, the author suggests...
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differences (2016) 27 (2): 1–26.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Anne Emmanuelle Berger From its founding, women’s and gender studies developed along a transatlantic epistemological and geopolitical axis. An interdisciplinary field, it fostered difficult conversations among disciplines that had each developed its own conceptual language. Women’s and gender...
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differences (2010) 21 (2): 109–141.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Zak Sitter This article builds on postcolonial critiques of colonialism's reliance on the figure of the ``native informant.'' In early-nineteenth-century Britain, the emergent discipline of orientalism required the native informant to ratify its claims to knowledge; at the same time, orientalism...
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differences (2014) 25 (1): 132–155.
Published: 01 May 2014
... twenty years or so, responding to world-historical transitions like those of 1989-91 and 2001, the discipline of comparative literature has reexamined some of its key concepts (world, comparison, translation) as well as what is probably the most distinctive aspect of its method, acquired professional...
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differences (2013) 24 (3): 127–159.
Published: 01 December 2013
.... In contrast to approaches that equate the humanities with the institutional security of particular departments and disciplines (especially English), this article contends that we might better understand the humanities as an array of experimental practices that cross disciplinary and institutional borders...
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differences (2013) 24 (3): 160–174.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Adi Ophir The faculty of the humanities has recently come under attack. Responding to criticism, many of those who care for the faculty insist on the social benefits of the academic disciplines and modes of inquiry that find shelter under its aegis. This article takes the opposite view. Rejecting...
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differences (2009) 20 (2-3): 250–278.
Published: 01 December 2009
... international law to an updated endorsement of Kant's quest for perpetual cosmopolitan peace. With the problem of history and the relationship between temporality and the “cultural” disciplines such as philosophy in mind, the author updates Habermas's updating of Kant in a context of perpetual war that neither...
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differences (2016) 27 (3): 93–105.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Lynne Huffer This essay reflects on the arguments developed in Lynne Huffer’s recent book Are the Lips a Grave? It focuses specifically on the politics of dissensus, nondialectical thinking, the disciplining of knowledge, and institutional gatekeeping that have come to define philosophy, women’s...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 20–26.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Adrian Rifkin This essay argues that Leo Bersani’s immersion in a discipline of reading theoretical and psychoanalytic texts and literature with close critical attention effectively writes out his observations from an epistemology of being gay. His attention to visual materials is similarly acute...
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differences (2014) 25 (1): iii–v.
Published: 01 May 2014
...’ note. Birthing a discipline is an intricate task, exhila- rating and exhausting, unpredictable and contested, haunted by contradic- tion and even antagonism. While we know very well that the process is never linear, it seems that we cannot help but compose its history as a kind of chronology...
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differences (1997) 9 (3): 132–155.
Published: 01 November 1997
.... You've done your assignment. What strikes you about them either as provocative, or predictable? Did you find any surprises in the papers when you read them? KC: After four years of studying and talking about the problems that make up women's studies-such as whether or not it should be a discipline...
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differences (2002) 13 (1): 128–156.
Published: 01 May 2002
....” White and Hauck 61 –84. Daston, Lorraine. “The Academies and the Unity of Knowledge:The Disciplining of the Disciplines.” differences. A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 10 :2( 1998 ): 67 –86. Derrida, Jacques. The Ear of the Other: Otobiography,Transference, Translation. New York...
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differences (2012) 23 (2): 136–164.
Published: 01 September 2012
...: in the discipline of history itself, in contemporary literary studies, in cultural studies, and in communications and media theory. In fact, we know today something that Althusser did not: the period, no matter how contested, withstands the removal of the context Althusser still finds...
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differences (1998) 10 (3): 185–186.
Published: 01 November 1998
... .” 10 . 1 : 75 – 97 . Daston Lorraine . “ The Academies and the Unity of Knowledge: The Disciplining of the Disciplines .” 10 . 2 : 67 – 86 . Deutscher Penelope . “ Mourning the Other, Cultural Cannibalism, and the Politics of Friendship (Jacques Derrida and Luce Irigaray) .” 10...
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differences (2010) 21 (1): 94–108.
Published: 01 May 2010
... in its institutional setting, not philosophy as a discipline, but philosophy in Volume 21, Number 1  doi 10.1215/10407391-2009-019 © 2010 by Brown University and  d i f f e r e n c e s : A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies d i f f e r e n c e s...