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differences (1995) 7 (3): 109–140.
Published: 01 November 1995
... War I France L 1917, Jules Amar, a French expert on fatigue and labor power, described the eerie "Weir Mitchell" phenomenon experienced by men who had lost parts of their limbs in battle as "the illusion they have of feeling once again and possessing the missing segment of the limb an illusion...
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differences (2006) 17 (2): 96–112.
Published: 01 September 2006
... by describing the blind man’s cane and the latter in his discussion of phantom limbs. The cane is, to be sure, an external object, unlikely to be mistaken for an organic part of the body. The cane’s function as a tool would also seem...
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Published: 01 December 2016
Figures 6, 7, and 8 Baron Munchausen’s Dream by Georges Méliès (1911) ; Arthème Swallows His Clarinet by Ernest Servaès (1912) ; and Princess Nicotine by J. Stuart Blackton (1909) , three films that thematize various forms of bodily disarticulation, such as limb dismemberment More
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Published: 01 December 2016
Figures 6, 7, and 8 Baron Munchausen’s Dream by Georges Méliès (1911) ; Arthème Swallows His Clarinet by Ernest Servaès (1912) ; and Princess Nicotine by J. Stuart Blackton (1909) , three films that thematize various forms of bodily disarticulation, such as limb dismemberment More
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Published: 01 December 2016
Figures 6, 7, and 8 Baron Munchausen’s Dream by Georges Méliès (1911) ; Arthème Swallows His Clarinet by Ernest Servaès (1912) ; and Princess Nicotine by J. Stuart Blackton (1909) , three films that thematize various forms of bodily disarticulation, such as limb dismemberment More
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differences (2016) 27 (3): 45–92.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Figures 6, 7, and 8 Baron Munchausen’s Dream by Georges Méliès (1911) ; Arthème Swallows His Clarinet by Ernest Servaès (1912) ; and Princess Nicotine by J. Stuart Blackton (1909) , three films that thematize various forms of bodily disarticulation, such as limb dismemberment...
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differences (2016) 27 (1): 143–175.
Published: 01 May 2016
... from Avicenna’s Psychology : Let each one of us imagine himself created all at once and fully developed, but veiled from seeing external objects, floating in the air or in the void but doing so without feeling the resistance of the air. One’s limbs would be separated from one another so...
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differences (2017) 28 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 May 2017
...; he turns pale; he falls into a faint. Returning to his senses, he weeps, he rushes about, he moans, he tears his hair out, he fills the air with his cries, he seems to be having an attack of dreadful convulsions. Mad man, what harm has this paper then done you? Which of your limbs has it removed...
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differences (2009) 20 (2-3): 36–53.
Published: 01 December 2009
... and stood with bodies erect. Their thinness was gone, they had only two feet, and their colour no longer was black; their limbs were completely changed into human form” (280). The word for ant in Greek figures in a verb...
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differences (2016) 27 (3): 93–105.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of limbs (now again) stirs me—/sweetbitter unmanageable creature who steals in” ( Carson, If Not 265 ). Commenting on Sappho, Anne Carson writes: “Eros seemed to Sappho at once an experience of pleasure and pain. [. . .] One moment staggers under pressure of eros; one mental state splits. A simultaneity...
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differences (2016) 27 (2): 178–197.
Published: 01 September 2016
...), “the temptations to romanticize Herculine’s sexuality as the utopian play of pleasures prior to the imposition and restrictions of ‘sex’ surely ought to be refused” ( Butler 98 ). This discussion in English makes all the more sense if one goes back to the French formulation by Foucault: les limbes heureuses d’une...
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differences (1994) 6 (1): 28–45.
Published: 01 April 1994
... to seekfor but the corpses oftheir blooming sons, and girls forget all vanity to make lint and bandages which may serve for the shattered limbs oftheir betrothed husbands. Then it is as ijthe Invisible Power that has been the object of lip-worship and lipresignation became visible, according to the imagery...
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differences (2022) 33 (2-3): 220–241.
Published: 01 December 2022
... to decorate a conference room of the un headquarters in New York City, 3 accompanied by the following inscription: All human beings are members of one frame , Since all, at first, from the same essence came . When time afflicts a limb with pain , The other limbs cannot at rest remain...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 135–143.
Published: 01 May 2023
... is often uncanny, regardless of what it grasps. Or so it seemed to Freud: Dismembered limbs, a severed head, a hand cut off at the wrist [ . . . ] feet which dance by themselves [ . . . ]—all these have something peculiarly uncanny about them, especially when, as in the last instance, they prove...
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differences (2023) 34 (1): 165–174.
Published: 01 May 2023
... cogitans and res extensa , move in partial unison, as if more undifferentiated than not. Perhaps the child becomes less by becoming-animal, like an octopus, whose brains, we are told, are dispersed along their limbs so that what they are is the space into which they are always in the process...
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differences (2008) 19 (1): 71–95.
Published: 01 May 2008
... as creating percussive effects via tapping and banging of various prostheses and limbs. In this piece, dancers perform with all manner of prostheses and bodily extensions, including crutches, ski poles, walkers, small boards...
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differences (2012) 23 (2): 20–41.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Development .” Intersexualite.org . First publ. 2007 . http://www.intersexualite.org/AliceDreger.html ( accessed 14 Sept. 2011 ). Ramachandran V. S. Hirstein William . “ The Perception of Phantom Limbs .” Brain 121.9 ( 1998 ): 1603 – 30 . Ratcliffe Matthew . Feelings of Being...
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differences (2020) 31 (3): 1–11.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Death has lost his former mettle [der alte Tod verlor die rasche Kraft: has lost its expediting power ], [. . . ] I’ve often coveted some limbs in rigor mortis— illusion only! They stirred and began to move again. The ending becomes dubious, Mephisto complains, as does the paying-off...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 235–239.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Dissolution of the Notion of Timbre that can be quite variable depending on the person (or sound) in question: one person might be defined by a characteristic body shape, such as long- limbed or stocky, whereas a person of average...
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differences (1990) 2 (1): 160–185.
Published: 01 April 1990
.... (4.310-14) 168 This Sex Which Is Not One Instead, from time to time she bathed her lovely limbs in the waters of herfountain and often drew a boxwood comb through her hair and consulted the reflecting waters as to what most became her. Then, having clothed herself in a see-through gown, she lay on soft...