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positions (2000) 8 (3): 819–828.
Published: 01 August 2000
...Cherie Wendelken 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Commentary Pan-Asianism and the Pure Japanese Thing: Japanese Identity and Architecture in the Late 1930s Cherie Wendelken The formation of the architectural profession in Japan in the late nineteenth...
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positions (2007) 15 (3): 511–552.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Miyako Inoue Copyright 2007 by Duke University Press 2007 Things That Speak: Peirce, Benjamin, and the Kinesthetics of Commodity Advertisement in Japanese Women’s Magazines, 1900 to the 1930s Miyako Inoue What, in the end, makes advertisements so superior...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 241–265.
Published: 01 February 2012
.... An image does things that text cannot, but I think it does them best in conjunction with, and close by, words, so that there is the possibility for mutual interruption and dialogue. In print form, images work in specific ways, so part of my thinking concerns the digital future. After considering...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 287–306.
Published: 01 February 2012
... covered by each volume, titled repectively, “Principle and Things,” “Empire and Nation-State,” “Gongli and Anti-Gongli,” and “The Community of Scientific Discourse,” as well as argues for his methodology of “liberating the objects.” Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 A Dialogue on The Rise...
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positions (2013) 21 (3): 547–577.
Published: 01 August 2013
... historically significant non -representational orderings of words and things. In the first, what I call “writing in,” a form given phenomenologically by the relation of the figures on Sǒkkuram's walls contained multiple shifts in its meaningful content. Sǒkkuram became a privileged locus for considering...
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positions (2014) 22 (3): 721–740.
Published: 01 August 2014
... these villages and academia becomes increasingly inseparable. Situated between academia and the village itself, between words and things, intangible cultural heritage is actually the product of dialogues and debates between the academy and villagers, between scholars and rural residents. A community of knowledge...
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positions (2014) 22 (4): 907–930.
Published: 01 November 2014
..., writing among things Eizo no hakken ( Discovery of the Image , 1963/2005), Hyogen no sekai ( World of Expression , 1967), and Genshi no bigaku ( Aesthetics of Illusion , 1976). Despite these many accomplishments, Matsumoto has gone largely unrecognized in US scholarship. The conception and representation...
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positions (2015) 23 (1): 175–180.
Published: 01 February 2015
.... As we come into contact with images online, we expand our awareness but also simultaneously move into realms where we have only a limited grasp of the contexts in which things are made, and the goals to which they aspire. Copyright 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 social media race war...
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positions (2019) 27 (2): 333–360.
Published: 01 May 2019
.... In the struggle for “space,” both body and city are portrayed as intimate dystopias, where the most familiar things become the most estranging sites of horror. Copyright 2019 Duke University Press 2019 Chinese cinema Li Shaohong postsocialist masculinity and femininity home domestic space women’s...
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positions (2016) 24 (3): 653–667.
Published: 01 August 2016
..., in terms of using the imagination as a means of compassion, and understanding things one couldn't have experienced.” If Notes from the Divided Country is a work created from a sense of ethical responsibility, we could perhaps also see it more specifically as a project of ethical memory and ask, along...
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positions (2011) 19 (3): 653–669.
Published: 01 August 2011
... is a new version of the ancient cosmology of the eternal struggle of antagonistic forces. As to the possibility of radical change, it points out the ambiguous functioning of the coupled possible/impossible in today's ideology: while in the domain of technology and private pleasures, unheard-of things...
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positions (1995) 3 (1): 1–68.
Published: 01 February 1995
... meaning “process” can be easily seen in recent Chinese thinkers’ efforts to translate the word into concepts belonging to Zixue (study of principle)- concepts like gezhi (investigation and extension), gewu (to investigate things...
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positions (2004) 12 (1): 261–288.
Published: 01 February 2004
... have to point out that the expert doesn’t even have a PhD. The second thing is that he is from an independent institution and I’m from an independent institution, and neither of us is from a huge government agency or university, and both of us...
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positions (2018) 26 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 February 2018
... on Historical Time .” In The Moment: Time and Rupture in Modern Thought , edited by Friese Heidrun , 161 – 96 . Liverpool : Liverpool University Press . Johnson Barbara . 2008 . Persons and Things . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Morretti Franco . 2013 . Distant...
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positions (2007) 15 (2): 429–448.
Published: 01 May 2007
..., the only thing that bound these two places together was that they were part of this fantasmatic Asian theater. Almost immediately after that, it was the Philippines; Southeast Asia. So, we don’t know what Asia is but we can see...
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positions (2004) 12 (1): 139–163.
Published: 01 February 2004
... in “Can the Subaltern Speak?” twenty years ago. Who could question that these are terrible things? You would be foolish to say there was any justification for burning widows or stoning adulter- esses. On the other hand...
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positions (2000) 8 (2): 557.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Ko Ūn 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Commentary Four Poems Ko Un¯ Echo To mountains at dusk What are you? What are you are you A Rainbow There are such things, straightening clothes...
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positions (1993) 1 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 February 1993
... 6 is able to show how problematic the issues of citizenship, community, and identity still are and how far we are from a consensus about these things. 2 There is in Leung’s poetry a particular kind of violence that is well...
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positions (2000) 8 (2): 579.
Published: 01 May 2000
.... This way of thinking also comes from my own observations of life. There are so many things that are happening around us; wherever you look, it’s so funny and so absurd. So I think it is a very honest reflection of what life is—a mixture of absurdities...
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positions (2003) 11 (2): 511–520.
Published: 01 May 2003
..., so I feel very at ease when I design; the shape of the body is inside my head. The only thing I think about is that it is something that will be worn by someone who lives in this day and age, and I want it to be beautiful, elegant, simple...