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differences (2014) 25 (3): 14–58.
Published: 01 December 2014
... that have yet to be explored in Hegel scholarship. By attending closely to his explicit discussion of the oracle in the Phenomenology of Spirit , one of the most underexamined passages of the text, this article shows that Hegel’s book is. foremost, a prophecy of language that would speak against...
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differences (2014) 25 (3): 144–146.
Published: 01 December 2014
... . “ The Digital Humanities and National Security .” 25.1 : 132 – 55 . McPherson Tara . “ Designing for Difference .” 25.1 : 177 – 88 . Mendicino Kristina . “ Yes—Yet—Hegel’s Oracle .” 25.3 : 14 – 58 . Morgenstern Naomi . “ Postapocalyptic Responsibility: Patriarchy at the End...
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differences (1990) 2 (1): 126–159.
Published: 01 April 1990
... to the bride's father: since their marriage proved childless~ they are now coming to Delphi to seek an oracle because oftheir desire for children. Apollo will give his own son to Xouthos and say that Xouthos sired him so that he may return to his mother's palace and there be known to Kreousa - Apollo's mating...
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differences (1996) 8 (2): 68–100.
Published: 01 July 1996
... . Atwood Margaret . The Handmaid's Tale . 1985 . New York : Fawcett Crest-Ballantine , 1987 . Atwood Margaret . Lady Oracle . 1976 . New York : Fawcett Crest-Ballantine , 1987 . Atwood Margaret . Surfacing . 1972 . New York : Fawcett Crest-Ballantine , 1987...
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differences (2006) 17 (3): 37–51.
Published: 01 December 2006
..., the fulfillment of the oracle that he shall murder his father and marry and have children with his mother is enabled 42 Women’s Ties and Wharton’s “Roman Fever” by the successive attempts, by his...
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differences (2014) 25 (1): 177–188.
Published: 01 May 2014
... humanities scholars. as well as in programs like Access and Oracle. They organize data in 5 For a full description of Scalar’s a set of formally described tables...
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differences (2015) 26 (2): 70–85.
Published: 01 September 2015
... not forget that Socrates insisted he knew nothing. Might that have been the reason the Delphic Oracle proclaimed him the wisest of all men? Hannah Arendt was a thinker with a need to understand. She said she could not live without trying to understand whatever happened, and the times she lived through were...
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differences (2009) 20 (2-3): 36–53.
Published: 01 December 2009
... is the forthcoming Out of Athens: The New Ancient Greeks (Harvard University Press, 2009). Notes 1 The epinician poet Pindar calls some game for purchase, the one of the priestesses at the oracle “four...
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differences (1992) 4 (2): 72–99.
Published: 01 July 1992
... or motor vehicle, sitting silent, neglected, like a bride not picked up on the fateful day: upstairs, sitting quietly around the ancient Phillips oracle, we saw in our mind's eye the lights turn off at the National stadium, the Union Jack quietly come down and the lights turn on again to reveal the new...
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differences (1999) 11 (2): 76–105.
Published: 01 September 1999
... sight. For if one pursues this logic to its extreme, sightedness is blindness, seeing is an impediment in the quest for true vision: “To see, is a thing which conceals the true” (Hugo 396). Hence the blindness associated with oracles...
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differences (2014) 25 (1): 132–155.
Published: 01 May 2014
... negotiating”; that “all the devils are in the details. The broad con- cept of ‘military funding’ doesn’t give us enough to argue about”; and that “forecasting evil is wretchedly hard unless one is an oracle.” One member, Bethany...
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differences (2014) 25 (2): 1–32.
Published: 01 September 2014
... the conventional relation between nomos and logos (206–7). Indeed, the “scan- dal” of cynicism seems crystallized in the advice given to Diogenes by the Delphic oracle: “[F]alsify the currency or change its value” (226). Diogenes personifies...
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differences (2021) 32 (2): 1–38.
Published: 01 September 2021
... disagreed with the testimonies of the law and the prophets, the problems simply vanished. The holy oracles now presented to me a simple face” (130; 7.21.27). No longer a proto-deconstructive reader, attuned to the ironic contradictions and ambiguities in scripture, Augustine, thanks to his increasing...
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differences (2018) 29 (1): 66–101.
Published: 01 May 2018
... be akin to dispensing with Oedipus at Colonus . In final fulfillment of the oracle, Oedipus, knowing his fate and unable to escape his suffering, travels to the sacred grove of the Furies at Colonus to impart his blessing to the community. It is there that he announces to Theseus the mystery in which his...
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differences (1996) 8 (3): 79–127.
Published: 01 November 1996
...) and what Pierre Bourdieu calls the "oracle effect," the "self-professed" ability of the I to become nothing, to transcend itself, to become absolutely other, and in so doing to become everything (211). At any rate, it would appear that, for many, the much-touted return of and to the self, autobiography...