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differences (1 December 2011) 22 (2-3): 249–275.
Published: 01 December 2011
... a Philosophy of Sound Art . London : Continuum , 2010 . Žižek Slavoj . For They Know Not What They Do: Enjoyment as a Political Factor . London : Verso , 2008 . james a. steintrager Speaking of Noise: From Murderous...
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differences (1 May 2010) 21 (1): 48–62.
Published: 01 May 2010
... philosophy when it did nothing to prevent the state's murder of Socrates. Philosophy was too puny to fight the power. Authority and its cognates gave Plato the arsenal he needed to upgrade the philosophical stance and give it an antiballistic shield. Hannah Arendt and Alexandre Kojève show concern over the...
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differences (1 May 2011) 22 (1): 90–110.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Leti Volpp This article shows how depictions of immigrant culture can limit the lives of immigrants to a problematic battle between “tradition and modernity.” As illustrated in the portrayal of a case in which immigrant parents murdered their teenaged daughter, Tina Isa, the discourse of tradition...
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differences (1 May 2011) 22 (1): 172–228.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Dicle Koğacioğlu This article begins with the observation that the honor crime (the murder of a woman by her family because of actual or deemed sexual acts that are considered an offense to the culturally defined terms of family honor) has received increasing attention in Turkey during the last...
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differences (1 May 2018) 29 (1): 102–133.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Elizabeth Stewart Interrogating the politics of memory in contemporary German and Austrian representations of the “German Autumn” and its conclusion in late 1977, marked by the murder/suicide of the Red Army Faction’s early leadership in the Stammheim prison in Stuttgart, this essay highlights the...
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differences (1 May 2009) 20 (1): 102–116.
Published: 01 May 2009
... one's own violence, which is where Klein takes that critique fifteen years later. What starts as a question for Freud about how it is that war legitimizes a murderous representation of the other becomes, in Klein, a question about the morality of mourning. In wartime, this morality becomes political, as...
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differences (1 December 2013) 24 (3): 1–35.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Thangam Ravindranathan This essay considers through a string of three fables—a classic wolf trap in La Fontaine, Poe’s story “The Murders in the Rue Morgue,” and contemporary French novelist Eric Chevillard’s Sans l’orang-outan— the animal as the paradoxical, derealized figure of a passing. Drawing...
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differences (1 September 2008) 19 (2): 99–126.
Published: 01 September 2008
... . Harris, Frederick C. “It Takes a Tragedy to Arouse Them: Collective Memory and Collective Action during the Civil Rights Movement.” Social Movement Studies 5.1 ( 2006 ): 19 -43. Headley, Bernard. The Atlanta Child Murders and the Politics of Race . Carbondale: Southern Illinois up, 1999...
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differences (1 December 2011) 22 (2-3): 313–314.
Published: 01 December 2011
....” 22.2/3: 54–73. Steintrager, James A. “Speaking of Noise: From Murderous Loudness to the Crackle of Silk.” 22.2/3: 249–75. Sterne, Jonathan, and Tara Rodgers. “The Poetics of Signal Processing.” 22.2/3: 31...
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differences (1 December 2007) 18 (3): 97–127.
Published: 01 December 2007
....” The Death Penalty: A Defense . 2005 . http://www.yesdeathpenalty.com/argument_15.htm . Bailey, William C., and Ruth D. Peterson. “Murder, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence: A Review of the Literature.” The Death Penalty in America: Current Controversies . Ed. Hugo Adam Bedau. New York: Oxford...
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differences (1 September 1999) 11 (2): 177–203.
Published: 01 September 1999
... Feeling.” The uts Review 5.1 ( 1999 ): 1 –5. murder and murder . Dir. Yvonne Rainer. Zeitgeist Films, 1996 . Petro, Patrice. “After Shock/Between Boredom and History.” Fugitive Images . Ed. Patrice Petro. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 1995 . 265 –84. Poovey, Mary. “Accommodating Merchants...
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differences (1 May 2011) 22 (1): 17–63.
Published: 01 May 2011
... Nov. 2006 . http://www.hrw.org/reports/2006/opt1106 . Hussein Taha . The Call of the Curlew [Du'a' Al-Karawan] . Trans. As-Safi A. B. . Leiden : Brill , 1980 . Husseini Rana . Murder in the Name of Honour . Oxford : Oneworld , 2009 . ———. Personal interview...
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differences (1 May 1999) 11 (1): 112–149.
Published: 01 May 1999
.... Listening to Silences: New Essays in Feminist Criticism . New York: Oxford UP, 1994 . Hurst, Lynda. “Legacy of the Montreal Massacre.” Toronto Star 1 Dec. 1990 : A1 . Johnson, Anthony. “Mood Varies Among Engineers at U of C:Some Resent Use of Murder for Political Purposes.” Calgary Herald 6 Dec...
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differences (1 September 2004) 15 (2): 118–151.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Ceza Hukuku Acisindan Degerlendirilmesi” [Evaluation of Murders Committed by the Influence of Customs under Criminal Law]. Tore Cinayetleri [Murders of Tradition] . Ankara:Kadinin Statusu ve sorunlari genel Mudurlugu, 1999 . 35 -45. Said, Edward. Orientalism . New York:Pantheon, 1978...
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differences (1 May 2019) 30 (1): 82–90.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Richard Freiherr von Krafft-Ebing’s notorious Psychopathia 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...
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differences (1 September 2015) 26 (2): 86–92.
Published: 01 September 2015
... theory, the notion of a “desk murderer” changed the way people thought and wrote about the Holocaust. Her slender “trial report” was therefore not only her most well known and most controversial work but it also made a significant contribution to twentieth-century scholarship. If we accept Arendt as a...
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differences (1 December 2009) 20 (2-3): 224–249.
Published: 01 December 2009
... instructions, only to discover that the ransom has been paid in vain. The kidnapper has murdered Jun, whose body is soon found by the police. The murderer, it turns out, is Jun’s schoolteacher, Park Do-Seob, who developed his...
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differences (1 December 2016) 27 (3): 20–44.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Moderato cantabile , Anne Desbaresdes, cannot help but return to a café in which a young woman was murdered by her lover. Like many of Duras’s later female characters (Anne-Marie Stretter, Lol V. Stein, Alissa, and so on), Anne is reserved, seemingly aloof or apart. She lives in a state of discontent...
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differences (1 December 2006) 17 (3): 37–51.
Published: 01 December 2006
... “time to kill,” where the leisurely cliché now sounds openly murderous—time to kill. On the second reading, we see significance in the “mutual confession” (13) that first seemed only to refer to middle-aged women’s regret at the...
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differences (1 May 2016) 27 (1): 48–93.
Published: 01 May 2016
... focusing solely on the victims that were murdered rather than also on the world that was destroyed, then we relegate the victims to a worldless existence, set apart from the world of others. This not only isolates the victims in an unworldly way, it also shapes the way we acknowledge those who intervened...