The instability of the amplitude-frequency response caused by the nonidentity
of the values of the R, C-elements of the high-voltage arm of the voltage divider (VD).
He examines three situations: (1) same-individual choices wherein the parent has a child with disabilities or has the same child without disability, (2) different-number choices in which a child will be born with a disadvantage, or not born at all, and (3) same-number choices which leads to the nonidentity
problem where parents could have a child with disability, or they could choose to abort or delay conception and have a different child (p.
Instead of connecting nonidentity
to "communicative action", "language-games", "discourse" etc.
In paragraph three of Negative Dialectics ('Reality and Dialectics'), Adorno begins to differentiate the implacable motor of his dialectic from Hegelian dialectic by essentially shifting the logic of the identity thesis: 'the identity of identity and nonidentity
' (52) is effectively transformed into 'the nonidentity
of identity and nonidentity
Art can come close to the real structure of "identity," which also entails a kind of nonidentity
with the self.
, Negative Experience and the Pre-Reflective Coqito, GILLIAN HOWIE
In "Ethics and Authenticity," Macdonald introduces Adorno's criticism: "Heidegger gets 'as far as the borderline of dialectical insight into the nonidentity
within identity'" (6).
Words, including mystery, miracle, ignorance, uncertainty, nonallness, nonidentity
, consciousness of abstracting, and others, represent ways we tacitly acknowledge the limitations of our nervous systems, and correspondingly, our "understanding" and "knowledge.
This conception of the body as a crucial site for identity construction and transgression reappears in the following chapter, in which Begonya Saez Tajafuerce analyses the crisis of metaphysical subjectivity through the experience of nonidentity
and (self-)strangeness, or being one's own other, through Denis' film L'intrus (2004).
Specialized terminology--totality, nonidentity
, constellation, immanent critique, and so on--is carefully treated.
American" has become a vacuous nonidentity
drained of content, context, and meaning.