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differences (1 May 2008) 19 (1): 128–167.
Published: 01 May 2008
..., as well as engaging the feminist theory of Judith Butler. While addressing such topics as globalization, terrorism, violence, and vulnerability, the question of ontology is central to the interview. Cavarero refines Arendt's perspective and emphasizes an ontology of singularity characterized by the...
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differences (1 December 2008) 19 (3): 126–138.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Mary Beth Mader This commentary opens with an exposition of Alison Stone's novel reading of Irigaray's philosophy of sexual difference. This reading proposes that Irigaray's philosophy of sexual difference is a realist essentialism that reposes upon a general ontology of natural rhythm whose...
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differences (1 May 2001) 12 (1): 112–140.
Published: 01 May 2001
... 35 ( 1955 ): 146 –58. Fraser, David. “The First Cut Is (Not) The Deepest.” Dallhousie Law Journal 18.7 ( 1995 ): 310 –79. Gennep, Arnold van. The Rites of Passage .London: Routledge, 1977 . Gould, Carol C. Marx's Social Ontology . Cambridge, Mass.: mit P, 1981 . Halperin, David M...
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differences (1 December 2009) 20 (2-3): 179–193.
Published: 01 December 2009
... yet strictly binds together the two individuations that he calls psychique and collective , which is necessary, he argues, to avoid the double failure of psychologism and sociologism, by which he means the doctrines that assign a fixed (ontological) identity to man and his mind, on the one hand, and...
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differences (1 May 2015) 26 (1): 117–140.
Published: 01 May 2015
... ontological claim of particularity in order to posit a noncausal relation between what we do, think, eat, wear, profess, on the one hand, and what we are, on the other. This interruption of ontology leads also to an eruption of the many layers in which we live our lives—across sexes, genders, religions, and...
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differences (1 December 2009) 20 (2-3): 73–102.
Published: 01 December 2009
.... Under Augustine's self-examining gaze, habit comes to be construed as the symptom of man's metaphysical “fallenness” into a state of “entanglement in the multitude”: an inhuman structure of ontological constriction at the heart of the human. By tracing the genealogy of sovereignty back to the early...
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differences (1 September 2014) 25 (2): 62–100.
Published: 01 September 2014
... articulate an onto-ethics of singularity and correspondences, of nonrelatedness and unity, in a way that comes to inform his post-1980s work on queer theory and queer ethics. It is Bersani’s commitment to ontology that renders his work, despite its influence on a number of fields, something of an anomaly in...
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differences (1 May 2010) 21 (1): 63–73.
Published: 01 May 2010
... entailed not just a widening of focus but a critique of psychoanalysis as ahistorical and an abandonment of the notion of sexual difference in favor of gender. Gender, Copjec argues in this paper, is a neutered term; it eliminates sex. It is time, this essay proposes, to provide an ontological reflection...
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differences (1 May 2017) 28 (1): 124–173.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Lee Edelman Taking queerness as one of the figural names for ontological exclusion (that is, for whatever a particular regime of social being forecloses), this essay focuses on how such a queerness effects an impossible pedagogy that aspires to teach us nothing. Rather than a site of emptiness...
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differences (1 December 2008) 19 (3): 150–157.
Published: 01 December 2008
... transforming philosophies in light of their constitutive exclusions. An example of this, explored here, is Irigaray's expansion and transformation of Merleau-Ponty's late ontology of flesh in light of its constitutive exclusion, the “maternal sojourn.” This article also asks whether rhythmic sexual difference...
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differences (1 December 2011) 22 (2-3): 112–139.
Published: 01 December 2011
...”; and finally, the edge of modernity of which Kafka is the major harbinger. The article argues for a view in which sound, and the particular experience of sound in Kafka’s context, can be taken as an ontological opening with ample ramifications in contemporary philosophy and psychoanalysis...
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differences (1 December 2011) 22 (2-3): 140–167.
Published: 01 December 2011
... exchanges. As such, it asks what role the voice plays in the ongoing game of fort-da that underlies everyday human experience, and whether the ontological stakes change in different technological situations and environments. Paying particular attention to the gendered voice, this piece attempts to steer a...
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differences (1 May 2004) 15 (1): np.
Published: 01 May 2004
... interrogated the ontological authority and ethical implications of the taxonomies organizing natural science. The five es- says selected for publication in this special issue of differences are drawn from the conference presentations. Special thanks are due the Whitney Humanities Center...
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differences (1 September 2006) 17 (2): 64–95.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Heidegger’s critique of the ontology of presence has a parallel in Wittgenstein’s diagnosis of philosophy as symptomatically governed by the Augustinian picture of language.3 He thereby tried to show that the “turn” to language...
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differences (1 December 2008) 19 (3): 28–58.
Published: 01 December 2008
..., girl Belonging to Race, Gender, and Place Beneath Clouds There are two approaches to the concept of belonging in the following analysis. One is ontological: I develop an ontology of community that attempts to account for the...
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differences (1 May 2007) 18 (1): 29–52.
Published: 01 May 2007
..., 1992 . ____. “Ontologie de l'image photographique.” Qu'est-ce que le cinéma? Vol. 1. Ontologie et langage . Paris: Cerf, 1958 . 11 -19. ____. “The Ontology of the Photographic Image.” What 1 : 9 -16. ____. “Theater and Cinema.” What 1 : 76 -124. ____. What Is Cinema? 2 vols...
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differences (1 September 2007) 18 (2): 157–179.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Mills’s interpretation of the “ontological violence of norms” in order to indicate how Butler does indeed locate ethics “in the midst of violence,” but I will do so without the theoretical commitments to remaining within the terms...
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differences (1 September 2007) 18 (2): 133–156.
Published: 01 September 2007
... bound to others in its constitution in and through regulatory discursive regimes. It incorporates insights from her criti- cal ontology of subjectivity and materialization developed in books such Volume 18, Number 2  doi 10.1215...
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differences (1 December 2012) 23 (3): 197–205.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Initial Conditions palatable conclusion, another dilemma surely looms. What are we to make of an outside culture, the insistent stuff of a physical reality whose essential ontology, according to Butler, we cannot know? Is this nature...
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differences (1 December 2010) 21 (3): 1–33.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Texas p, 1981 . Bazin, André. “The Ontology of the Photographic Image.” What Is Cinema? Vol. 1 . Trans. Hugh Gray. Berkeley: u of California p, 1967 . 9 -16. Benjamin, Walter. “Little History of Photography.” Trans. Edmund Jephcott and Kingsley Shorter. Selected Writings Vol. 2: 1927–1934...