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differences (2001) 12 (1): 112–140.
Published: 01 May 2001
...: Towards a Gay Hagiography . New York: Oxford UP, 1995 . Hicks, Esther K. Infibulation: Female Mutilation in Islamic Northeast Africa . New Brunswick: Transaction P, 1994 . Hosken, Fran. The Hosken Report: Genital and Sexual Mutilation of Females . Lexington: Win News, 1993 . Lambek, Michael...
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differences (2012) 23 (2): 20–41.
Published: 01 September 2012
.... Commentators and stakeholders diverge over definitions of good and bad treatment, but everyone wants to feel comfortable—whether with sexually ambiguous anatomies, infant genital surgery, the identity “intersex,” or the nomenclature of “disorders of sex development.” This multidisciplinary article critically...
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differences (1992) 4 (1): 1–39.
Published: 01 April 1992
... it to the nature of things: "the biological inferiority of the 4 The Meaning of "Penis Envy" in Women female sex"? From another point of view, that of the child's affective development, Freud drew the same conclusion. So when he saw fit to insert an intermediary phallic phase between the anal and genital phases...
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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 274–295.
Published: 01 July 1994
... Lauretis, following and modifying Irigaray, describes as a regime or system of"sexual indifference" is one which can only view women insofar as they are comparable to or commensurable with men; it is such indifference that refuses to grant female sexuality or female genitality any authority, agency...
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differences (1998) 10 (1): 209–242.
Published: 01 April 1998
..., ranking alongside The Interpretation of Dreams as a fundamental articulation of the specificity of the psychoanalytic vision of human subjectivity. In the Three Essays, Freud demonstrates that human sexuality is no more reducible to reproductive genitality than the human psyche is to consciousness...
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differences (1992) 4 (1): 133–171.
Published: 01 April 1992
..., is that of the genital organ in a state of excitation ("Narcissism" 84). Clearly there is an assumption here of a singular genital organ, the sex which is one, but as Freud continues to write about it, it appears to lose its proper place and proliferate in unexpected locations. This example at first provides...
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differences (2006) 17 (2): 113–131.
Published: 01 September 2006
... the scene obscene and shameless, in contrast to proto-medical close- ups of sexual organs. The zero-level pornographic picture is that of a woman displaying her genitals and defiantly returning...
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differences (1991) 3 (2): 39–54.
Published: 01 July 1991
... of fetishism with the paths of development open to the masculine subject. The fetishist, it seems, undergoes the Oedipal complex with one major element that differentiates his position from that of the eventual homosexual or heterosexual. In the latter cases, the boy witnesses the sight of the female genitals...
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differences (1991) 3 (2): 21–38.
Published: 01 July 1991
.... 1987: 345 - 48 . Lyman David MD , and Winkelstein Warren MD . Letter. “ Minimal Risk of Transmission of aids -Associated Retrovirus Infection Oral-Genital Contact .” Journal of the American Medical Association 4 Apr . 1986 . Rpt. in The aids Reader: Documentary History...
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differences (2007) 18 (2): 24–71.
Published: 01 September 2007
... attached to it and results in the masturbatory satisfaction of the genitals. The fantasy, confessed to by the patients only with shame and guilt and always involving an unknown child and an unknown adult, has as a rule its...
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differences (1993) 5 (1): 26–50.
Published: 01 April 1993
... be tempted to guess the unconscious motivefor the achievement. Nature herself would seem to have given the model which this achievement imitates by causing the growth at maturity of the pubic hair that conceals the genitals. The step that remained to be taken lay in making the threads adhere to one another...
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differences (2004) 15 (3): 95–122.
Published: 01 December 2004
... its surface and, consequently, that human beings are not always easily divisible into male or female. It is the science of anatomy upon which Freud is most reliant here, and even more particularly, the anatomy of genital...
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differences (1995) 7 (3): 24–49.
Published: 01 November 1995
... to describe this woman's penis. Instead of using the common German word "wirklich" or even "wahr" to describe the "real, little penis," Freud uses the latinate term "reale."1 This choice is all the more suggestive in that, earlier in the text, Freud refers to the "real female genitals" (SE 154) as 28 How...
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differences (2016) 27 (1): 189–205.
Published: 01 May 2016
... with, race involves average phenotypic differences between populations. It is neither near-dimorphic nor discrete in the sense that human reproductive and genital sex are. Sex, on the other hand, concerns phenotypic differences within a population. The concept of a continuum better describes race...
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differences (1998) 10 (1): 30–74.
Published: 01 April 1998
... of the body, Freud says, can function symbolically as the genitals, taking on a libidinal charge that is not biologically prescribed). This would be what authorizes psychoanalytic theory to speak of an "oral" satisfaction or indeed an "oral" identification in cases that would seem to be "only metaphorical...
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differences (2004) 15 (3): 66–94.
Published: 01 December 2004
..., 1923/1926 . 89 -104. ____. Thalassa. A Theory of Genitality . 1924. Trans. Henry Alden Bunker. New York: Norton, 1968 . Fichter, Manfred, and Karl Pirke. “Endocrine Dysfunctions in Bulimia (Nervosa).” Bulimia Nervosa: Basic Research,Diagnosis, and Therapy . Ed. Manfred Fichter. Chichester: John...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 150–155.
Published: 01 May 2023
... is inherently chaotic, potentially explosive: not sick in nature, but rather inconvenient for a heterosexually organized, pronatalist society that needs sex to behave itself. He also identified bisexuality rather than monosexuality and perversion rather than genitality as our default states: infants...
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differences (2019) 30 (1): 157–188.
Published: 01 May 2019
... directly on a patient’s genitals or grope and squeeze her breasts (Rambo). Investigators in that case never discussed his treatment practice with professionals. At Nassar’s sentencing, the mother of “victim 105” testified that when she questioned him about the fact that he was not using gloves when he...
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differences (1989) 1 (3): 160–186.
Published: 01 November 1989
... women's clothes to further their acting careers, and transsexuals contend that they require sexual reassignment surgery (not sex change operations) because they were born with the wrong genitals. 4 All types of cross-dressers recognize that a proper gender identity means having a love object choice...
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differences (1995) 7 (2): 16–40.
Published: 01 July 1995
... to their climatic location. By the mid-eighteenth century, whole areas of the world are construed as sexualized, as if to suggest that the world represented a human body with its genitals in the lower southern climes. 1 At the same time, deflecting erotic attention away from the increasingly maternal breast...