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differences (2012) 23 (3): 1–8.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Sophia Roosth; Astrid Schrader sophia roosth is Assistant Professor in the Department of the History of Science at Harvard University. Her research focuses on the twentieth- and twenty-first-century life sciences. Her first book manuscript, titled “Synthetic: How Life Got Made,” examines...
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differences (1998) 10 (1): 209–242.
Published: 01 April 1998
... ): 228 – 39 . Davidman Howard . “ The Contributions of Sandor Rado to Psychodynamic Science .” Development and Research . Ed. Masserman Jules . Vol. VII. Science & Psychoanalysis. New York : Grune & Stratton , 1964 . 17 – 38 Dean Tim . “ Lacan Meets Queer Theory...
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differences (2012) 23 (3): 74–118.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., and participants in the Politics of Care in Technoscience Workshop at York University, for their generous comments on this essay. Thank you also to Dani Pacey for translations and transcription. The writing and research of this essay was made possible by a generous grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities...
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differences (2013) 24 (3): 160–174.
Published: 01 December 2013
... the instrumentalist assumptions and economistic logic that many supporters share with their critics, the author seeks to redefine and defend the humanities by going back to the “sciences of the spirit,” Geisteswissenschaften , while understanding spirit less as an intangible element than as the paradigm...
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Published: 01 May 2018
Figure 2 Christian Bök, “Orpheus” and “Eurydice” from The Xenotext Experiment . Source: The Triple Helix Online: A Global Forum for Science in Society , January 8, 2014. Figure 2. Christian Bök, “Orpheus” and “Eurydice” from The Xenotext Experiment. / Source: The Triple Helix Online More
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differences (2012) 23 (3): 197–205.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Vicki Kirby Metaphysical terms like science, matter, nature , and reality have always been in limbo in critical theory; scholars have deconstructed and problematized and critiqued them, yet they still will not go away. Debates over science’s relationship to discourse and knowledge particularly...
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differences (2016) 27 (2): 125–152.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., “hospitality” appears as a way to question universalizing feminist proposals and their capacity to disrupt domestic and national orders. These “promises” are first addressed in a general way before being more precisely considered through the lens of the French “republican” model of politics and science...
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differences (2012) 23 (1): 101–130.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Valerie Rohy Addressing the ways in which etiology, the science of causes, has come to dominate discussions of gay and lesbian politics, this essay examines traces of evolutionary theory in recent right-wing rhetoric against gay marriage from such organizations as the Family Research Council...
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differences (2012) 23 (3): 119–160.
Published: 01 December 2012
... of time” from within physics is the possibility of making a difference that matters in science or, in other words, accounting for transformation and rearticulation work as physical work. This essay has been through many iterations since its first draft and has had many generous readers over...
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differences (2012) 23 (3): 206–223.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Karen Barad This essay explores the act of touching as it takes place in physical matter, in theorizing, and in the productive spaces where the two are indistinguishable. First, the author considers how feminist theory goes about touching science and unpacks touch as an act that reveals the self...
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differences (2016) 27 (1): 189–205.
Published: 01 May 2016
... since the 1990s, the two scholars shift their focus to the problematic articulations between the social sciences and biology that have shaped one of the most important critiques to emerge from gender studies in the last twenty-five years. © 2016 by Brown University and differences : A Journal...
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differences (2009) 20 (2-3): 103–147.
Published: 01 December 2009
... of group formation in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It turns to the work of Freud in order to propose an analysis of the “corporate ego,” joining Beyond the Pleasure Principle (1920) and Group Psychology and the Analysis of the Ego (1921) with the work of the sociologist of science Bruno Latour...
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differences (2021) 32 (1): 97–125.
Published: 01 May 2021
...) and a science fiction writer (Stanislaw Lem). The overt clash takes place in a polemical article by Lem, in which he attacks Todorov’s theory of the fantastic. Not so obviously, the writer’s revolt against the theoretician imbues Lem’s masterpiece “The Mask.” Kafka’s novella “The Metamorphosis” plays...
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differences (2014) 25 (1): 93–106.
Published: 01 May 2014
... beyond this social contract by creating multiple genealogies for the digital humanities; by arguing that current conceptualizations of the digital humanities have not only developed from humanities computing but also include additional fields such as new media studies, postcolonial science and technology...
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differences (2014) 25 (1): 189–215.
Published: 01 May 2014
... as a key organizational technique for the humanities; and 4) the changing relationship between the humanities and sciences. While games are no panacea for the digital humanities, they are a key cultural form and critical site of negotiation in which humanists, artists, designers, technologists, scientists...
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differences (2017) 28 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 May 2017
.... They argue against at least two fundamental assumptions in the reading sciences: that anyone ever knows how to read and that the other’s reading can be seen other than in fiction. © 2017 by Brown University and differences : A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 2017 This content is made freely...
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differences (1998) 10 (2): 67–86.
Published: 01 July 1998
...Lorraine Daston Copyright © 1999 by Brown University and differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 1999 Works Cited d'Alembert Jean . “ Discours préliminaire .” 1751. Encyclopédie, or Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers. .Vol. 1 . Ed. Diderot...
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differences (2004) 15 (3): 38–65.
Published: 01 December 2004
...JENNY REARDON Brown University and differences : A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 2004 jenny reardon is Assistant Research Professor of Women's Studies and Scholar in Genome Sciences and Policy at Duke University. In the academic year 2004-2005 she will be a Scholar in Residence...
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differences (2017) 28 (2): 5–23.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Horner Victoria de Waal Frans B. M. “ Conformity to Cultural Norms of Tool Use in Chimpanzees .” Nature 437 ( 2005 ): 737 – 40 . Today psychoanalysis provides us with new experiences that allow us to bring Freudian concepts into contact with developments in the human sciences...
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differences (1989) 1 (1): 3–43.
Published: 01 February 1989
...Donna Haraway Copyright © 1988 by Brown University and differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 1988 Works Cited Barnes Deborah M. “ Nervous and Immune System Disorders Linked in a Variety of Diseases .” Science 232 ( 1986 ): 160 - 61 . Barnes Deborah M...