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differences (1989) 1 (1): 45–65.
Published: 01 February 1989
... women's bodies more easily mobilizable in response to shifting utilities, most notably the production and coordination of populations. In order to address the different sorts of intervention that produce the contemporary ideologies of motherhood, I will begin by examining the differential strategies...
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differences (1992) 4 (1): 76–83.
Published: 01 April 1992
... identifications, of those ideal objects which fulfill the function of covering a lack - the Church, Nation, Motherhood, etc. Now of course the dissolution of fixed identifications can be replaced with another set of ideal objects to supplant a previous generation of objects. These substitute objects may be judged...
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differences (1991) 3 (1): 20–38.
Published: 01 April 1991
... Difference of Julia Kristeva .” Miller 96 - 116 . Kaplan E. Ann . “ Motherhood and Representation: From Postwar Freudian Figurations to Postmodernism .” Psychoanalysis and Cinema . Ed. Kaplan . New York : Routledge , 1990 . 128 - 42 . Krieger Linda , and Cooney Patricia...
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differences (2002) 13 (3): 83–120.
Published: 01 December 2002
..., 1993 . Feldstein, Ruth. Motherhood in Black and White: Race and Sex in American Liberalism, 1930–1965 . Ithaca, Cornell UP, 2000 . Felman, Shoshana. The Literary Speech Act: Don Juan with J. L. Austin, or Seduction in Two Languages . Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1983 . Friedan, Betty. The Feminine...
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differences (2019) 30 (2): 115–145.
Published: 01 September 2019
... on the state on behalf of her motherhood rights and in the name of her wronged children is a common political force that has emerged in various contexts of state violence, such as in Argentina, China, Iran, Kenya, Russia, and Turkey (Karaman 382). From its initial emergence, the figure of the mother...
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differences (2019) 30 (1): 55–62.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of motherhood.” For example, in the run-up to his campaign for Congress in the late 1990s, Pence penned an op-ed incorrectly interpreting the findings of a government study in order to argue that children with two working parents will grow up emotionally stunted. Framing his response in opposition...
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differences (1994) 6 (1): 98–128.
Published: 01 April 1994
...Alys Eve Weinbaum ALYS EVE WEINBAUM Marx, Irigaray, and the Politics of Reproduction L the United States it has become common-place in recent feminist discussions of reproductive politics to express alarm and then outrage over the commodification of babies and motherhood which has resulted from...
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differences (1993) 5 (3): 121–153.
Published: 01 November 1993
... been blessed by God? What opportunities await you? (The Very Reverend Monsignor George A. Kelly, "Motherhood: Your Call to Greatness" [1961J) Rosemary's Baby is an unusual New York story: set emphatically in the heart of Manhattan, it features a heroine who almost never leaves her apartment. The novel...
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differences (1996) 8 (3): 128–147.
Published: 01 November 1996
... terms this investigation semanalyse, and it examines how the ineffable maternal articulates itself within culture. Let me give an example of Kristeva's understanding of the relationship between the ineffable maternal and aesthetics. In her essay, "Motherhood According to Giovanni Bellini," Kristeva...
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differences (1992) 4 (2): 154–170.
Published: 01 July 1992
... critical to the formulation of the "nationalist or patriotic ideologies" underpinning war (27-28). These constraints have been eased only for women who avoid motherhood. Virgin warriors such as Camilla in the Aeneid and Joan of Arc, instruments of a higher power, are singled out as divine exceptions...
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differences (1995) 7 (3): 50–79.
Published: 01 November 1995
... productivity of the body that makes it "historically susceptible to idealization" (Spivak, "A Literary" 249-52). Thus, in the context of the nationalist metaphor, neither ideality nor materiality by itself can come to grips with the theoretically and politically complex issue of motherhood and of the mother...
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differences (2018) 29 (2): 68–95.
Published: 01 September 2018
... in the discursive example above. 6 Throughout Lorde’s work, the trouble of domesticity impacts her thinking about marriage—and coupling—as well as how she navigates being a mother. Indeed, motherhood and, to a lesser extent, relationships are important to Lorde’s philosophical imagining of difference...
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differences (1994) 6 (1): 129–166.
Published: 01 April 1994
... gendered discourses - care, sexual liberation, motherhood, liberal feminism, and moral purity, to name a few - impel contradictory responses to sexual harassment, inspiring resistance one moment, compliance the next. d i f f e r e nee s: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 6.1 (1994) 130 Sexual...
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differences (2021) 32 (3): 53–84.
Published: 01 December 2021
... and the pervasive, middle-class “scientific motherhood” of the early twentieth century), and an increasing popular market of advice books, into which In Defense of Mothers would enter. One of the greatest ironies of Kanner’s life and work is that he ended up adding several terms to his long pejorative list...
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differences (2018) 29 (2): 196–203.
Published: 01 September 2018
... Review 73 . 2 ( 2008 ): 335 – 56 . Moore Mignon R. Invisible Families: Gay Identities, Relationships, and Motherhood among Black Women . Berkeley : U of California P , 2011 . Tilcsik András . “ Pride and Prejudice: Employment Discrimination against Openly Gay Men in the United...
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differences (2019) 30 (2): 72–92.
Published: 01 September 2019
... in Bechdel’s text; in fact, the first mirror stage in Are You My Mother? takes place even before the reader cracks the book’s spine. Are You My Mother? ’s cover image hints at implicit and explicit connections that repeat throughout the memoir: connections between mirrors and motherhood, between...
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differences (1989) 1 (2): 105–123.
Published: 01 July 1989
... or potentiality in every woman. This is also the case for the Saint-Simoniennes. The gender division that, according to them, makes vvomen "creatures of sentiment" (Apostolate 70) has its basis in the capacity for motherhood. Seamstress Jeanne-Desiree Veret writes in The Apostolate of Women: "The banner of women...
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differences (2010) 21 (1): 209–217.
Published: 01 May 2010
..., Barbara. Mother Tongues: Sexuality, Trials, Motherhood, Translation . Cambridge, ma: Harvard up, 2003 . Latour, Bruno. “Why Has Critique Run Out of Steam? From Matters of Fact to Matters of Concern.” Critical Inquiry 30 (Winter 2004 ): 225 -48. Marcus, Paul, and Alan Rosenberg...
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differences (2006) 17 (3): 195–204.
Published: 01 December 2006
... . ____. Mother Tongues: Sexuality, Trials, Motherhood, Translation . Cambridge, ma: Harvard up, 2003 . ____. The Wake of Deconstruction . Cambridge, ma: Blackwell, 1994 . ____. A World of Difference . Baltimore, md: Johns Hopkins up, 1989 . Lacan, Jacques. The Seminar of Jacques Lacan, Book 7...
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differences (1989) 1 (1): 67–81.
Published: 01 February 1989
..." choices. Discussing surrogate motherhood, Andrea Dworkin writes that: arguments as to the social and moral appropriateness of this new kind ofsale simply reiterate the view offemale willfound in discus- sion of prostitution. If a woman wants to sell the use of her womb in an explicit commercial...