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differences (1 December 2005) 16 (3): v–vii.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Sophie Bassouls/Corbis Sygma Derrida’s Gift: Introductory Note [W]e cannot be sure that there is ever a gift. —Derrida, “Women in the Beehive” With this special issue, we mark Jacques Derrida’s inesti...
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differences (1 December 2005) 16 (3): 68–75.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Cold War, and the Roots of Terror . New York: Pantheon, 2004 . drucilla cornell Derrida: The Gift of the Future Like many others, I have been shocked, if not horrifi ed, by...
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differences (1 December 2005) 16 (3): 76–87.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., 1998 . 239 -76. susan bernstein The Gift of Metaphor As we all know, time is tight. Yet, despite the tight economy to which our time is subject, it would be...
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differences (1 May 2005) 16 (1): 103–125.
Published: 01 May 2005
.... The Standard Edition of the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud . Trans. and ed. James Strachey. Vol. 21 . London: Hogarth, 1955 . 225 -43. 24 vols. 1953-74. ____. “Negation.” 1925 . The Standard Edition . Vol. 19 . 235 -39. “Gift.” The Oxford English Dictionary . 2nd ed. 1989...
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differences (1 December 2005) 16 (3): 41–51.
Published: 01 December 2005
... pheng cheah Obscure Gifts: On Jacques Derrida Derrida’s work is commonly described as obscure. How comforting it must be to hear him admit as much in his 1968 essay on “Différance,” the neographism that is inseparable from...
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differences (1 September 2005) 16 (2): 116–137.
Published: 01 September 2005
... the giving in the gift that is given by it. Equally and in a similar manner, showing brings to light what it thus makes manifest; which is to say, the manifest is made available for vision inasmuch as it is made by showing to appear as its...
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differences (1 December 2005) 16 (3): 139–157.
Published: 01 December 2005
... possibilities offered by the notion of “the gift” seems appropriate to a discussion of alternative routes in our traditionally defi ned mode of inquiry. [. . .] Editorial Board: James Adner, Sarah Bowman, Kate Doyle...
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differences (1 December 2009) 20 (2-3): 194–223.
Published: 01 December 2009
... of rights are rendered inhuman and placed outside of the human community. We suggest that this exclusion inaugurates a crisis of ethics, which the film attempts to resolve by its closing gesture of the gift of love...
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differences (1 December 2005) 16 (3): 88–94.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Studies 16:3 differences 89 gift to feminism, which we may receive as a gift even though it was never given to feminists as such—a true gift, a gift given not as gift...
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differences (1 May 2002) 13 (1): 45–76.
Published: 01 May 2002
... ordering of the social world according to which the private and the public, the singular and the general, the gift and the exchange are kept separate and made the conditions of each other’s meaningfulness. Moreover, they name sets of...
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differences (1 November 2015) 26 (3): 142–164.
Published: 01 November 2015
... with the problem of receiving , which Tom is trying to analyze at the town’s assembly just before Grace appears. 8 Tom thinks that the people of Dogville do not know how to receive; they do not know how to accept a gift. This is why Grace’s arrival makes him so happy: finally, there is a real test...
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differences (1 December 2005) 16 (3): 102–113.
Published: 01 December 2005
... . gayatri chakravorty spivak Notes toward a Tribute to Jacques Derrida The public part of mourning is a not unimportant step in the releasing of the ghost, in us. We cannot know the gift, least of all a gift coming from a named...
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differences (1 December 2017) 28 (3): 136–165.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of society. It characterizes societies where exchange itself is not merely utilitarian but an elementary tool of fabricating social bonds and reciprocity: “It would then be false to say that one exchanges or gives gifts at the same time that one exchanges or gives women. For the woman herself is...
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differences (1 September 2003) 14 (2): 1–26.
Published: 01 September 2003
... merely given to us as a world of appearances within spatiotemporal coordinates. We appre- hend the world passively through our intuition, which is not active, but sensible and receptive. We are not gifted with an originary intuition...
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differences (1 May 2009) 20 (1): 87–101.
Published: 01 May 2009
... afford to acknowledge and by allowing us the difficult gift of being uncertain. It is here that we see the true affin- ity between humanist inquiries and psychoanalysis. Psychoanalysis (and Freud in particular) has often been...
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differences (1 December 2006) 17 (3): 88–106.
Published: 01 December 2006
...). It became such an instrument in the hands of Charles Baude- laire, one means of getting at the psychology of modern life. Baudelaire likens the “perfect flâneur,” who takes joy in the urban masses, to a “kaleidoscope gifted...
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differences (1 May 2013) 24 (1): 104–136.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Philip Kavita . Cambridge, MA : MIT P , 2010 . 365 – 85 . Easterson Sam . Interview . Artbabble . http://www.artbabble.org/video/ima/sam-easterson-video-artist ( accessed 31 July 2012 ). Exotic World Gifts . http://www.exoticworldgifts.com/about_mission.php ( accessed 31 July...
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differences (1 September 2015) 26 (2): 86–92.
Published: 01 September 2015
... McCarthy’s defense of Arendt in her essay “The Hue and the Cry,” and the lengthy documentation in Young-Bruehl’s biography, we became privy to the sheer violence of emotion she endured. We knew we had high drama on our hands, and for a film about a thinker and writer, that’s a gift. There was another...
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differences (1 December 2005) 16 (3): 95–101.
Published: 01 December 2005
... collect themselves in the “fragile urn of words” that fail to measure up but that are obliged to try. That the grief for a gift of words, even the simple sentence of the belatedness of the “cinders there are” makes a terrible tale of...
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differences (1 May 2009) 20 (1): 181–198.
Published: 01 May 2009
.... ranjana khanna Disposability The liberty of the individual is no gift of against some existing injustice, and so civilization. It was greatest before there may prove favorable to a further devel- was civilization, though then, it is...