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differences (1 May 2010) 21 (1): 124–136.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Elizabeth A. Castelli Religion has long been the object of theorization, and the history of this theorization is grounded in a history of making sense of difference. After a brief survey of this history, this essay considers the religious turn in contemporary philosophy, the increasing attention to...
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differences (1 May 2012) 23 (1): 101–130.
Published: 01 May 2012
... and reproductive language used by the religious Right, seeking to prove homosexuality both memetically and genetically sterile. Reading popular publications on biological causes of homosexuality, this article shows how “born gay” and “gay gene” discourses produce their own vulgar Darwinism, echoing...
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differences (1 December 2010) 21 (3): 112–139.
Published: 01 December 2010
... religious myth of immediate, surface reading or the empiricist conception of the text as veiled truth, these approaches proclaim their critical “innocence” and disavow the metalanguages that bring the textual surface into view. Rooney argues that the figure of terrain enables a reading that confesses its...
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differences (1 December 2009) 20 (2-3): 224–249.
Published: 01 December 2009
..., through a discussion of the writings of Derrida and Auerbach, among others, that the connotations of forgiveness extend considerably beyond a strictly religious dimension, going so far as to bear on contemporary theoretical questions about translation and the secularization of representation. Brown...
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differences (1 December 2007) 18 (3): 1–6.
Published: 01 December 2007
...: George W. Bush and the Christian Right . New York: New Press, 2005 . Kintz, Linda. Between Jesus and the Market: The Emotions That Matter in Right-Wing America . Durham, nc: Duke up, 1997 . Kintz, Linda, and Julia Lesage, eds. Media, Culture, and the Religious Right . Minneapolis: u of...
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differences (1 December 2007) 18 (3): 152–180.
Published: 01 December 2007
... . Bal, Mieke. Death and Dissymmetry: The Politics of Coherence in the Book of Judges . Chicago: u of Chicago p, 1988 . 80 -93. Becket Fund for Religious Liberty. Advertisement. New York Times 6 Sept. 2005 : A5 . Bercovitch, Sacvan. The American Jeremiad . Madison: u of Wisconsin p, 1978...
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differences (1 May 2019) 30 (1): 55–62.
Published: 01 May 2019
... “mother,” a formulation of their relationship often heralded by the religious right and dismissed with disgust by the liberal left. As in all things in the post-truth Trump era, what matters here is not the factuality of the nickname but the truth effect of its symbolism and the consequences of its...
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differences (1 December 2007) 18 (3): 7–42.
Published: 01 December 2007
.... It is commonplace now to hear Evangelical and Fundamen- talist preachers and pundits of the religious right lament the demise of religion in the public square and the “absence” of God from the public- school classroom. The litany of these...
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differences (1 December 2007) 18 (3): 81–96.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Kathleen Roberts Skerrett © 2007 by Brown University and differences : A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 2007 kathleen roberts skerrett is Associate Professor of Religious Studies at Grinnell College. Connolly, William E. Neuropolitics: Thinking, Culture, Speed . Minneapolis...
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differences (1 September 2018) 29 (2): 196–203.
Published: 01 September 2018
... a religious wedding service actually want their God to recognize and bless their same-sex union. Anyone who has knowledge of traditional black religious communities can see the radical nature of this supposedly conformist behavior. I am not trying to take away from the persuasive arguments that...
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differences (1 May 2016) 27 (1): 143–175.
Published: 01 May 2016
... and religious pieties. Or so one might think. Against this automatic assumption, the argument has been made that feminists, especially of the Western variety, ought to refrain from too quickly assuming an outright antagonism between feminism and a practice taken up in growing numbers by women...
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differences (1 December 2007) 18 (3): 97–127.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Randall Styers © 2007 by Brown University and differences : A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 2007 randall styers is Associate Professor of Religious Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is the author of Making Magic: Religion, Magic, and Science in the...
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differences (1 May 2018) 29 (1): 66–101.
Published: 01 May 2018
... “not simply of the dominant or rising intellectual and cultural tendencies of his own era, but of the epistemological, psychological, and religious foundations of European culture that had provided such fertile soil for these tendencies” (364; my emphasis). Perloff argues that the unique...
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differences (1 December 2007) 18 (3): 43–80.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Erin Runions © 2007 by Brown University and differences : A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 2007 erin runions is Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Pomona College. She is the author of How Hysterical: Identification and Resistance in the Bible and Film (Palgrave, 2003...
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differences (1 September 2004) 15 (2): 1–31.
Published: 01 September 2004
... that Jews were histori- cally ostracized while women were straightforwardly subordinated by law and by individual men, or that Jews were a religious group while women were excluded on the basis of their bodies. Such responses may...
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differences (1 December 2006) 17 (3): 107–125.
Published: 01 December 2006
... dans le désert, une baleine qu’on harponnait, etc.” (48) [cannibals in feather headdresses, a monkey carrying off a young lady, Bedouins in the desert, a whale being harpooned, etc Félicité also receives second-hand religious...
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differences (1 May 2011) 22 (1): 17–63.
Published: 01 May 2011
... Studies 18 Seductions of the “Honor Crime” religious authorities. Nevertheless, their constant association with stories and reports from the Middle East and South Asia, or immigrant...
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differences (1 May 2011) 22 (1): 172–228.
Published: 01 May 2011
... . Human Rights Presidency . Personal interview . 3 Nov. 2008 . Jakobsen Janet R. Pellegrini Ann . Love the Sin: Sexual Regulation and the Limits of Religious Tolerance . New York : New York UP , 2003 . Joseph Suad . Gender and Citizenship in the Middle East . Syracuse...
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differences (1 May 2003) 14 (1): 74–87.
Published: 01 May 2003
..., Humanism has always emerged as a the wise man stays behind as the wor- reaction to a threat to mankind: in the thiest guardian and breeder/educator Renaissance, to the threat of religious [Zeuchter], in...
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differences (1 September 2008) 19 (2): 82–98.
Published: 01 September 2008
... that allowed various “Arab speaking peoples” to adapt, live, and evolve in specific circumstances. The elaboration of those ways of life also accounts for specific religious identifications and economic practices, which should...