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differences (2009) 20 (2-3): 73–102.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Brady Thomas Heiner Among the principal demands of contemporary political theory and practice is to determine habitable alternatives to (1) the violent and falsely two-sided dynamic of sovereignty and (2) the modern equation of the unitary, self-governing entity with the human itself. This essay...
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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 296–313.
Published: 01 July 1994
... Response Habit Changes It is true that, so far as we know, no psychical apparatus exists which possesses a primary process only and that such an apparatus is to that extent a theoretical fiction. But this much is a fact: the primary processes are present in the mental apparatus from the first, while...
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differences (2015) 26 (2): 1–28.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Wendy Hui Kyong Chun; Sarah Friedland This essay attempts to disable the “ruinous” logic that has fueled recent slut-shaming on Web 2.0 by making visible the ways in which our machines are promiscuous—routinely “leaking.” The authors present the leak as a habit so as to disrupt the illusion...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 79–88.
Published: 01 May 2023
...S. Pearl Brilmyer This essay explores Leo Bersani’s relationship to deconstruction, arguing that although his thinking about language and signification is indebted to the deconstructive tradition, he ultimately departs from this tradition in his structural understanding of desire qua habit. A close...
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differences (2015) 26 (1): 141–167.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Erica R. Edwards This essay works at the intersection of queer critique and black feminism to elaborate the problem that the incorporation of minority difference into the institutions and imaginaries of contemporary global power poses for our habits of thought in feminist studies. Attending...
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differences (2016) 27 (1): 143–175.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Joan Copjec This paper is the first part of a two-part attempt to distinguish that repetition that founds a behaviorist notion of habit from another, obscure mechanism of repetition. The argument moves from the discussion of an eleventh-century thought experiment, devised by the Muslim mystic...
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differences (2020) 31 (2): 115–151.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Jake Silver This article explores the shape of queer sexual habits and gendered forms of desire along the Jerusalem light rail, a route whose role in normalizing Israeli occupation and colonialism has been hotly contested during its construction and since its opening in 2011. Analyzing how...
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differences (2014) 25 (3): 123–143.
Published: 01 December 2014
... of the “pure past” in Bergson’s philosophy and its role in the tempor-alization of time ( Bergsonism 59 ). 5 In Ideas 2 , for example, the notion of “habit” ( Gewohnheit ) is explained in terms of a primitive “association” ( Assoziation ) that functions unnoticed in our comportment. Seeing A “reminds...
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differences (2015) 26 (3): 165–167.
Published: 01 November 2015
... . 3 : 1 – 22 . Bargu Banu . “ Althusser’s Materialist Theater: Ideology and Its Aporias .” 26 . 3 : 81 – 106 . Butler Judith . “ Theatrical Machines .” 26 . 3 : 23 – 42 . Chun Wendy Hui Kyong . “ Habits of Leaking: Of Sluts and Network Cards .” 26 . 2 : 1 – 28...
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differences (1994) 6 (2-3): 314–315.
Published: 01 July 1994
... – 63 . Butler Judith . “ Against Proper Objects. Introduction .” 6 . 2–3 : 1 – 26 . de Lauretis Teresa . “ Habit Changes. Response .” 6 . 2–3 : 305 – 323 . DuCille Ann . “ Dyes and Dolls: Multicultural Barbie and the Merchandising of Difference .” 6 . 1 : 46 – 68...
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differences (2002) 13 (2): 57–89.
Published: 01 September 2002
... in women (to mention only the pathologized aspects of bowel habits), and nothing has been written about how bowel “regularity” becomes one of the means by which women exercise “control” in their daily lives. In the following pages, I would like...
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differences (1991) 3 (1): 144–158.
Published: 01 April 1991
... (233). But even then, he admits to God and also to his human readers (and the doubleness of the Confessions - its spiritual purpose and its sensual impact - is surely tied to this strange doubleness of its audience): "[I]n my memory the images of things imprinted upon it by my former habits still...
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differences (1993) 5 (2): 140–149.
Published: 01 July 1993
... sex, Nietzsche, and Foucault in the name of Reason, Humanism, and Sartre, not even the Nation's irritating habit of casting "feminists" as either interest-group liberals or enemies of the First Amendment, but rather, its protectiveness toward James Miller and his project finally cured me...
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differences (2010) 21 (1): 48–62.
Published: 01 May 2010
... style and idiomatic habits: in effect, it commands authority. Let me stick with this point and give it some backup, if that should prove possible. Let us approach this issue with the aim of exploring the authority that differences...
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differences (1998) 10 (2): 67–86.
Published: 01 July 1998
... activities cannot always serve pure science. Nonetheless, pure science is also explicitly part of its mission. But even without this [mandate], you will understand that the habits of thirty years of scientific work cannot simply be laid aside, and I am conscious that without the persistence of this habit I...
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differences (2018) 29 (3): 33–57.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of the clinic, in art and perhaps in love—that there might be a more ethical habitation of language than that permitted by the regime of logos that currently rules supreme in our house of language. But what kind of language might this be? How does one “say” the real or “say” the universe? Or express what...
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differences (2008) 19 (3): 139–149.
Published: 01 December 2008
... and the Philosophy of Sexual Difference In the essay “Corporeal Habits,” Vicki Kirby once offered a vivid image from a debate concerning Irigarayan corporeality. She describes an interlocutor whose view is that Irigaray does not appeal...
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differences (2016) 27 (3): 132–144.
Published: 01 December 2016
... negative figures of alterity, she does not concurrently undertake to problematize the epistemic contingency of that view—its preoccupations, exclusions, conditions, methodological habits, style, and telos. These are no less open to challenge than the reliance on the psyche challenged by Huffer...
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differences (1990) 2 (1): 46–66.
Published: 01 April 1990
...~ furthermore~ has a tendency to extrapolate rapidly from its perceptions~ building up a whole picture on the basis of a fe~' signs~ instead of attending closely to all the evidence that is actually before it (816-17). Clearly~ ~'ishes~ habits~ and expectations will all influence the way in which the mind does...
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differences (2009) 20 (2-3): 1–8.
Published: 01 December 2009
... ordered polis but opened the way to modern readings in which Greek drama is seen as centered on the sovereign individual. Brady Thomas Heiner explains the importance of the concept of “habit” as that against which Augustine...