1-20 of 298 Search Results for

intervention

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
differences (2013) 24 (1): 104–136.
Published: 01 May 2013
... these initiatives as “humane-itarian media interventions” that merge the rhetorical immediacy of humanitarian witnessing with the disciplinary logic of humane reform, the author argues that they recapture animals within anthropocentric regulatory coordinates of agency. To examine how contemporary “posthumanist...
Journal Article
differences (2016) 27 (2): 103–124.
Published: 01 September 2016
... studies différend intervention pluralization sexual minorities This is what a wrong [ tort ] would be: a damage [ dommage ] accompanied by the loss of the means to prove the damage. —Lyotard I would like to call a differend [ différend ] the case where the plaintiff is divested...
Journal Article
differences (2008) 19 (3): 139–149.
Published: 01 December 2008
... that the concept has the potential to serve as a useful intervention into the work of Butler and, among others, Schelling. Although this potential is not directly addressed by Stone, the reading serves as an occasion to reflect on a number of interpretative questions concerning not only the tacit work that occurs...
Journal Article
differences (2015) 26 (1): 96–116.
Published: 01 May 2015
... causal origin cannot be determined, should the conscious strategies of antinormativity be understood as interventions that hail from outside these norms or as expressions of power’s internal and perverse machinations? If norms are considered the genetics of power that inform all of social life (without...
Journal Article
differences (2019) 30 (1): 15–23.
Published: 01 May 2019
... the apprehension of political agency in the present neoliberal moment. Along the way, the essay works to disentangle two interrelated yet distinct dimensions of #MeToo: first, as an intervention in corporate and institutional cultures where women are systematically susceptible to abuse; second, as a dystopian...
Journal Article
differences (2011) 22 (1): 17–63.
Published: 01 May 2011
... of assertions of Western superiority; and justifications of international intervention and transnational governance in the name of women's rights, including by feminists. This essay has benefited from the contributions of many: students in my courses at Columbia University and the faculty, Anupama Rao...
Journal Article
differences (2018) 29 (2): 21–67.
Published: 01 September 2018
.... In addressing this distinction, the essay reads revisionist scholarship from the mid- to late twentieth century, including the work of Kenneth Stamp, Stanley Elkins, Eugene Genovese, and Herbert Gutman, alongside the newer interventions of contemporary feminist theorists such as Hortense Spillers, Saidiya...
Journal Article
differences (2010) 21 (3): 1–33.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Timothy Bewes Taking issue with recent interventions on critical reading that appear caught between demolishing and reestablishing topographical modes of literary analysis, this article reexamines the approach of “symptomatic reading” as developed in Louis Althusser's reading of Karl Marx...
Journal Article
differences (2016) 27 (1): 94–142.
Published: 01 May 2016
... and ideology was not only successful in creating consent but was a crucial site for its creation: reclamation was rooted in the idea of a politics and discourse that arise from the ground. This essay is an intervention into these debates: it argues that “land reclamation” is the tool used now by revisionist...
FIGURES | View All (21)
Journal Article
differences (1992) 4 (3): iii–xiv.
Published: 01 November 1992
... of visual pleasure and, equally, anxieties resisted through the mechanisms of fetishism and voyeurism (Solomon-Godeau; Spence and Holland). Both interventions have drawn heavily, ifnever exclusively, on the theoretical resources of psychoanalysis, which provides, in its now multiple tendencies, the means...
Journal Article
differences (2019) 30 (1): 197–227.
Published: 01 May 2019
... to limit their exposure to the threat of accusation and to the threat of violation. Similarly, the language of “bystander intervention” training— increasingly the lingua franca of prevention training—also shores up the notion of consistent self-management as the hallmark of the student sexual citizen...
Journal Article
differences (2008) 19 (2): 82–98.
Published: 01 September 2008
... an intervention as Sewell’s attempt to transcend the accepted event/structure opposition involves a commitment to a pluralistic vision of human society that accommodates conflict and differences of power within a larger field of common...
Journal Article
differences (2008) 19 (2): 54–81.
Published: 01 September 2008
...). The humanitarian drama, we could say, encompasses both victimization and “intervention,” since both posi- tions place “man” always in the shadow of real or potential victimization. Against this reduction of human being to mere living...
Journal Article
differences (2012) 23 (3): 119–160.
Published: 01 December 2012
... . Stengers Isabelle Ilya Prigogone . “ The Reenchantment of the World .” Power and Invention: Situating Science . By Stengers Isabelle . Minneapolis : U of Minnesota P , 1997 . 33 – 59 . Szilard Leo . “ On the Decrease of Entropy in a Thermodynamic System by the Intervention...
Journal Article
differences (2016) 27 (2): 79–102.
Published: 01 September 2016
...-france-sex-education-gender-discrimination-protest-school . Barnard Ian . “ Queer Race .” Social Semiotics 9 . 2 ( 1999 ): 199 – 212 . Barnard Ian . Queer Race: Cultural Interventions in the Racial Politics of Queer Theory . New York : Peter Lang , 2004 . Berger Anne...
Journal Article
differences (1999) 11 (3): 107–136.
Published: 01 December 1999
... institutional intervention. And yet, to conjoin academic to feminism today is almost always a distinct insult, an accusation that draws its blood precisely because politics and academics have come to be so firmly opposed. It is this opposition...
Journal Article
differences (2005) 16 (3): 1–15.
Published: 01 December 2005
... York:Routledge, 1992 . 414 -34. ____. “As If It Were Possible, `Within Such Limits'....” Negotiations: Interventions and Interviews 1971-2001 . Ed. and trans. Elizabeth Rottenberg. Stanford:Stanford up, 2002 . 343 -70. ____. “Call It a Day for Democracy.” The Other Heading: Refl ections on Today's...
Journal Article
differences (2014) 25 (2): 130–137.
Published: 01 September 2014
... work had, until recent critical interventions of the last two decades, resil- iently resisted the analytic pairing of politics with aesthetics. Modernist Volume 25, Number 2  doi 10.1215/10407391-2773463 © 2014 by Brown University...
Journal Article
differences (1989) 1 (1): 45–65.
Published: 01 February 1989
... a strategic value in determining the configurations of what Foucault calls "bio-power," since the epidemic provides an occasion and a rationale for multiplying points of intervention into the lives of bodies and populations. For this reason, epidemics are always historically specific in a way that diseases...
Journal Article
differences (2019) 30 (1): 82–90.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Sexualis (1886) and amid a slew of serial murders and sex killings between 1908 and 1916, popular discourse began to reflect a growing desire for new forms of intervention for identified sexual perverts. At the heart of these calls for intervention was the call to reduce the risk of harm to children...