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differences (2004) 15 (2): 1–31.
Published: 01 September 2004
...? The “Jewish Question” and the “Woman Question” Tolerance is intolerant and demands [T]he very being, or legal existence assimilation. of the woman is suspended during the —Herman Broch, cited in the Jewish...
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differences (2004) 15 (2): 152–171.
Published: 01 September 2004
... articles and anthologized essays. She teaches anthropology at Tufts. Abul-Fadl, Mona. “Revisiting the Woman's Question: An Islamic Perspective.” Chicago Theological Seminary Register 83 ( 1993 ): 28 -64. Abusharaf, Rogaia Mustafa. “Revisiting Feminist Discourses on Infibulation: Responses...
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differences (2010) 21 (1): 124–136.
Published: 01 May 2010
... to religion from governments and international legal bodies, and the broader question as to whether religion can be theorized from the inside. Brown University and differences : A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 2010 elizabeth a. castelli is Professor of Religion at Barnard College, Columbia...
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differences (2016) 27 (2): 125–152.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Delphine Gardey This essay is an attempt to revisit feminism through the issue of hospitality. What if hospitality were essential to the idea of feminism? How might this potentiality be put to work and made productive? Dealing with questions of language and territory, of the intimate and the enemy...
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differences (2002) 13 (2): 1–34.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., and Subversion in Renaissance England.” Greenblatt 327 –62. Hibbert, Christopher. The Virgin Queen: Elizabeth I,Genius of the Golden Age . Reading: Addison Wesley, 1991 . Howard, Jean E. “Feminism and the Question of History:Resituating the Debate.” Jones and Travitsky 149 –57. Howell, Martha C...
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differences (2008) 19 (3): 59–89.
Published: 01 December 2008
... stefan mattessich Drifting Decision and the Decision to Drift: The Question of Spirit in Marilynne Robinson’s Housekeeping It is not you who will speak; let the The ideal, in our thoughts, is unshak- disaster speak in you, even if it be by able. You...
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differences (2005) 16 (3): 35–40.
Published: 01 December 2005
.... Vol. 6 . New York: Modern Library, 2003 . christie mcdonald Notes on an Unfi nished Question When differences asked me to write about the importance of Derrida’s...
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differences (2016) 27 (3): 1–19.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Nancy Armstrong This essay follows the question of variation—why are no two natural beings the same?—from its subordinate role in Darwin’s early theory of natural selection to a dominant but carefully restricted role as a positive incentive to reproduction in his later theory of sexual selection...
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differences (1996) 8 (2): 1–22.
Published: 01 July 1996
.... Firchow Peter . Minneapolis : U of Minneapolis P , 1971 . The Uninterrogated Question of Stupidity AVITAL RONELL Why We Remain in the Provinces 1is undoubtedly someone's responsibility to name that which is stupid. In the recent past, the task of denouncing stupidity, as if in response...
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differences (1996) 8 (2): 23–67.
Published: 01 July 1996
... and Acquaintance Rape . New York : Harper and Row , 1988 . Woodhull Winifred . “ Sexuality, Power and the Question of Rape .” Feminism and Foucault: Reflections on Resistance . Ed. Diamond Irene and Quinby Lee . Boston : Northeastern UP , 1988 . 167 – 76 . PAMELA HAAG "Putting...
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differences (1997) 9 (2): 105.
Published: 01 July 1997
...Joan Wallach Scott Copyright © 1998 by Brown University and differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 1998 The Question of Parity. Editorial Note During the 1994-95 academic year, the Maison des sciences humaines in Paris sponsored a seminar on the question of parity. The meetings...
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differences (2023) 34 (3): 79–105.
Published: 01 December 2023
... of faith, despair, suicide, both pastors’ illnesses, their cruelty to their former mistresses, the apocalyptic horizons that both films invoke, all of this is about a social bond in extremis . In essence it’s what both films “are about”: a dissolving social bond and the question of what action to take...
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differences (2008) 19 (3): 28–58.
Published: 01 December 2008
..., and of race politics in contemporary Australia. In the context of the film, the question “Where' your people from, girl?” implies the recognition of the addressee's indigenous heritage at a time when she has been passing as white. Such a question could be viewed as sexist or racist, as a call to identify...
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differences (2009) 20 (1): 102–116.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Lyndsey Stonebridge Why is it that we respond to the deaths of others in wartime with an apparent indifference? What is it about our desire that so readily accommodates the representation of the death of others? This article addresses these questions through a reading of Freud's 1915 essay on war...
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differences (2011) 22 (1): 64–89.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Ayse Parla This article explores the potentials for and pitfalls of the virtually nonexistent terrain of rights for undocumented migrants in Turkey to engage the broader question of whether the language of rights can serve emancipatory ends for subordinated groups. As in other capitalist regimes...
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differences (2014) 25 (2): 130–137.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Donna V. Jones This brief review essay focuses on the central question posed in Ewa Plonowska Ziarek’s Feminist Aesthetics and the Politics of Modernism : if feminism is considered in social and biographical terms while aesthetics focuses on questions of form and abstraction, does a feminist...
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differences (2019) 30 (1): 197–227.
Published: 01 May 2019
... that question as a strategy for considering one of the myriad challenges facing institutional feminism. In thinking through this question, the author bridges two scholarly conversations: first, a set of persistent conversations in women’s studies about the politics and ethics of feminism’s institutional...
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differences (2016) 27 (2): 153–177.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Elizabeth Weed The essay asks what current thinking about gender has to do with the rather widespread claims that critique is finally dead. In posing that question, it asks what gender and a putatively exhausted critique have to do with the logic of capital as it appears to us in these times...
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differences (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...
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differences (2008) 19 (3): 126–138.
Published: 01 December 2008
... of sexual difference. This article raises questions about the content of this new reading. The commentary asks whether and to what extent the rhythmic account of sex difference is established independently of a prior nonrhythmic or more conventional, biological notion of sex difference. It questions...