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differences (1 May 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 that...
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differences (1 May 2011) 22 (1): 111–145.
Published: 01 May 2011
... article approaches these questions from an unusual angle, focusing on the passing of competition and antitrust laws and the establishment of a Competition Authority in Turkey alongside the story of a fictional institute called The Clock Setting Institute in Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar's novel of the same name...
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Published: 01 December 2016
Figure 2 “Are You Afraid to Laugh?” Goodall’s Dental Institute advertisement, displaying the glamorous effects of proper dentistry as a corrective to the prohibition on female laughter (1912). The Wellcome Library, London. Figure 2. “Are You Afraid to Laugh?” Goodall’s Dental Institute More
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differences (1 May 2014) 25 (1): 26–45.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Rita Raley Bureaucratization has not fully captured DH and crystallized its institutional identity. The creative and intellectual energies that lie behind it, along with its still amorphous aspects, have a generative potential that should not be foreclosed in the rush to institutionalize. This...
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 103–124.
Published: 01 September 2016
... nascent feminist institutions were outside of a more original movement that was constrained by institutionalization; instead, feminist intervention happened strongly within institutions and as an institutionalization of feminist thought. The fusion of the movement and the academy was also how queer...
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differences (1 May 2019) 30 (1): 197–227.
Published: 01 May 2019
... question as a strategy for considering one of the myriad challenges facing institutional feminism. In thinking through this question, the author bridges two scholarly conversations: first, a set of persistent conversations in women’s studies about the politics and ethics of feminism’s institutional...
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differences (1 September 2012) 23 (2): 42–70.
Published: 01 September 2012
... idea that instinct obviates institutional reinforcement when he needs to make the case that social structures are not transparent reflections of human wishes. This article argues that the ambivalence that appears so frequently in Freud’s analysis of instinct highlights the fact that institutions cannot...
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differences (1 December 2013) 24 (3): 127–159.
Published: 01 December 2013
... institutionalization. Collaboration that bridges sometimes antagonistic institutions like the university and the Hollywood studio lacks the certainty of disciplinary defense, while the term innovation smacks of the very corporate rhetoric PhD...
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 79–102.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., but one shared across national and international sites of institutionalization. At the London School of Economics and Political Science ( lse ), my own institution, our core course has been named “Gender Theories in the Modern World” for similar reasons: to pluralize terms that might otherwise...
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differences (1 September 2012) 23 (2): 136–164.
Published: 01 September 2012
... institute a more complex historiography, Althusser invents a version of what came to be known simply as “theory.” ( Théorie was the name of Althusser’s series at Maspero, in which Reading Capital and many of his subsequent works appeared.) Thus, while this essay, on the one hand, discloses the limits of...
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differences (1 May 2014) 25 (1): 132–155.
Published: 01 May 2014
... humanities, understood as what the author calls, adapting a phrase from David Golumbia, a culture of computation —and grasped in its emergence after 2001, alongside a surge of u.s. national security legislation and institution-building. I thank Rita Raley and Ellen Rooney for their invitation to...
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differences (1 December 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 (1 May 2015) 26 (1): 74–95.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Heather Love The appearance of deviance as a fact of social life—a permanent and unavoidable feature of social life and an object of study for the social scientist—distinguishes postwar deviance studies from the antimethod, anti-institutional, and antinormative field of queer studies. While...
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differences (1 May 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 to...
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differences (1 December 2009) 20 (2-3): 103–147.
Published: 01 December 2009
... and the critic Roland Barthes in order to suggest ways of thinking and writing about impersonal institutional structures. The essay has been written in the voice of Freud, as a hypothetical lost lecture from the Introductory Lectures on Psycho-analysis ; its main goal is to model how we might replace...
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differences (1 December 2012) 23 (3): 9–41.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Sophia Roosth The Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef (HCCR) is a distributed venture of thousands of women who cooperatively fabricate a collection of yarn and plastic coral reefs. Under the auspices of the Institute For Figuring, these crafters use the technique of “hyperbolic crochet” invented by...
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differences (1 May 2011) 22 (1): 172–228.
Published: 01 May 2011
... imaginary. By looking at the intricate web of practices, meanings, institutions, and policies that make up the Turkish public sphere, this article sheds light on how the custom came to be recognized in Turkey and how familial modes of conduct influence current modes of governing minorities. dicle...
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differences (1 May 2018) 29 (1): 102–133.
Published: 01 May 2018
... RAF’s early (nonviolent) actions against the German institution of the Kinderheim (“children’s home”), which for many decades until the late 1980s had committed atrocities against children. The author analyzes the work of Michael Haneke, Elfriede Jelinek, Christian Petzold, and Gerhard Richter to...
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differences (1 September 2018) 29 (2): 191–195.
Published: 01 September 2018
... prestige and protection after the Civil War. Particularly concerned with the degree to which the right to marry among African Americans affected—in truly affective ways—the institution of marriage among whites, especially for the plantation mistress whose own (un)holy wedlock occurred within the context of...
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differences (1 May 2019) 30 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 May 2019
... contestations over its rules of sexual engagement, including deliberations on the Larry Nassar case, the complexity of “consent” as a property-based ethics, the pedagogy of “trigger warnings,” and the difficulties facing institutional feminism as it seeks to found and promote a university culture free of sexual...