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differences (1 December 2017) 28 (3): 136–165.
Published: 01 December 2017
... indeed formal and that it continues to inform economic practices and imagination. © 2017 by Brown University and differences : A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 2017 prostitution love money luxury gender economy The image of prostitution is a shadow that haunts economic thought and...
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differences (1 May 2002) 13 (1): 45–76.
Published: 01 May 2002
...ROSALIND C. MORRIS 2002 rosalind c. morris is Associate Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Institute for Research on Women and Gender at Columbia University. She is also Associate Editor for the journal, connect: art,politics, culture, theory . Her most recent book, In the...
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differences (1 September 2013) 24 (2): 130–149.
Published: 01 September 2013
... nonnormative genders also evidences a significant reconfiguring of conceptions of the body, the self, and the family. In the midst of an emerging commodity economy, elite men like Li Yu were prompted to rethink the body’s relationship to the fast...
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differences (1 September 2013) 24 (2): 8–21.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Xiaojiang .” Question 253 – 301 . Collins Patricia Hill . “ Gender, Black Feminism, and Black Political Economy .” Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 568 ( 2000 ): 41 – 53 . Honig Emily Hershatter Gail . Personal Voices: Chinese Women in the 1980s...
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 153–177.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Elizabeth Weed The essay asks what current thinking about gender has to do with the rather widespread claims that critique is finally dead. In posing that question, it asks what gender and a putatively exhausted critique have to do with the logic of capital as it appears to us in these times. If...
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 79–102.
Published: 01 September 2016
... already plural. It is a site of memory and displacement, pleasure, and attachment, and our participation in “gender as a scene” produces us as sexualized and raced as well as gendered subjects within a confusing yet compelling erotic economy. I am particularly interested in de Lauretis here because of the...
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 103–124.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Tuija Pulkkinen This essay concerns the contingent and pluralized history of feminist institutions in academia, arguing against two commonly misconstrued oppositions: first, that between the feminist movement and feminist academic institutions; and second, that between the feminist focus on gender...
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differences (1 September 2007) 18 (2): 24–71.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Psychoanalysis . New Brunswick, nj: Transaction, 2001 . Burke, Nancy, ed. Gender and Envy . New York: Routledge, 1998 . Butler, Judith. The Psychic Life of Power: Theories of Subjection . Stanford, ca: Stanford up, 1997 . Coles, Robert. Anna Freud: The Dream of Psychoanalysis . New York: Addison...
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 62–78.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Ranjana Khanna The term gender has, for many years, been invoked as if it solved all the problems inherent in the category of sex . But has gender —as term and as concept—created another set of problems and problematic analogies? Is it the red herring of current work in our field? And does it have...
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differences (1 December 2011) 22 (2-3): 140–167.
Published: 01 December 2011
... exchanges. As such, it asks what role the voice plays in the ongoing game of fort-da that underlies everyday human experience, and whether the ontological stakes change in different technological situations and environments. Paying particular attention to the gendered voice, this piece attempts to steer a...
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differences (1 September 2013) 24 (2): 1–7.
Published: 01 September 2013
... transgender practices in relation to commercialism and the market economy. In the context of late imperial China, when the rise of the commercial economy and urbanization caused reactive, stricter gender roles (see Ebrey), how should...
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differences (1 September 2013) 24 (2): 150–171.
Published: 01 September 2013
... has played an important role in promoting cross-cultural exchanges and understandings. From the perspective of gender theory, Li Yugang and Chinese cross-dressing performance both support and challenge the concept of gender performativity, both decontextualize and localize Western theories of...
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differences (1 May 2010) 21 (1): 63–73.
Published: 01 May 2010
... entailed not just a widening of focus but a critique of psychoanalysis as ahistorical and an abandonment of the notion of sexual difference in favor of gender. Gender, Copjec argues in this paper, is a neutered term; it eliminates sex. It is time, this essay proposes, to provide an ontological reflection...
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differences (1 May 2016) 27 (1): 189–205.
Published: 01 May 2016
...://rstb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/371/1688/20150451 . Kraus Cynthia . “ Of ‘Epistemic Covetousness’ in Knowledge Economies: The Not-Nothing of Social Constructionism. ” Social Epistemology 19 ( 2005 ): 339 – 55 . Laqueur Thomas . Making Sex: Body and Gender from the Greeks to Freud . Cambridge...
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differences (1 May 2012) 23 (1): 32–61.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., the essay argues that Hugo’s highly gendered language helped transform the episode from a man/animal encounter into the ravishing of the male protagonist by an assertive female. This reading is supported by an examination of the terrified reactions of contemporary readers and by looking at the...
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differences (1 September 2013) 24 (2): 172–181.
Published: 01 September 2013
... term women’s studies movement. Li rejects Barlow’s characterization of her work in the 1980s as “market feminism” on the grounds that China was not then oriented to a market economy and that Li’s theoretical attention at that time was on socialist revolution and Marxist theory about women’s liberation...
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differences (1 May 2008) 19 (1): 128–167.
Published: 01 May 2008
... as an ontological category, Cavarero disrupts the sacrificial economy of traditional ontology. © 2008 by Brown University and differences : A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 2008 adriana cavarero is the author, most recently, of Stately Bodies (University of Michigan Press, 2002...
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differences (1 May 2014) 25 (1): 26–45.
Published: 01 May 2014
... technocratic knowledge economy. But within that institutional situation, it has the capacity to tinker with the symbolic order of computing, such that it is not ultimately constrained by an agenda of efficiency, rationality, and optimization. Such an approach would contribute to the speculation of a less...
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differences (1 December 2011) 22 (2-3): 276–299.
Published: 01 December 2011
...) that might open a utopian space of sonic solidarity. The attempt, following Attali, to understand a new political economy of noise through a consideration of what might constitute various forms of common space is made, first, in order to investigate and expose the contemporary significance to politics...
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differences (1 May 2018) 29 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 May 2018
... mother could compensate for fluctuations in her husband’s income, these novels not only authorized women as household managers but also shifted the blame for the economic failure of the unit she supervised from the new wage economy onto her. Her success in this respect reproduced the economic inequities...