Assuming a Body: Transgender and Rhetorics of Materiality by Gayle Salamon

By Gayle Salamon

We think we all know bodies intimately—that their fabric truth is sure and that this simple task results in an epistemological fact approximately intercourse, gender, and id. through exploring and giving equivalent weight to transgendered subjectivities, besides the fact that, Gayle Salamon upends those certainties. contemplating questions of transgendered embodiment through phenomenology (Maurice Merleau-Ponty), psychoanalysis (Sigmund Freud and Paul Ferdinand Schilder), and queer idea, Salamon advances an alternate thought of normative and non-normative gender, proving the worth and energy of trans event for brooding about embodiment. Salamon means that the adaptation among transgendered and normatively gendered our bodies isn't, in any case, fabric. fairly, she argues that the construction of gender itself will depend on a disjunction among the "felt sense" of the physique and an knowing of the body's corporeal contours, and that this method don't need to be considered as pathological in nature. interpreting the connection among fabric and phantasmatic money owed of physically being, Salamon emphasizes the efficient tensions that make the physique either current and absent in our realization and paintings to verify and unsettle gendered certainties. She questions conventional theories that specify how the physique involves be—and involves be made one's own—and she bargains a brand new framework for puzzling over what "counts" as a physique. the result's a groundbreaking research into the phenomenological lifetime of gender.

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WebSocket connections always begin with the opening handshake, as that is the only way to initialize the conversation. On the Internet and other unreliable networks, connections can close at any time, so it is not possible to say that connections always end with a closing handshake. Sometimes the underlying TCP socket just closes abruptly. The closing handshake gracefully closes connections, allowing applications to tell the difference between intentionally and accidentally terminated connections.

Example of a WebSocket opening handshake 41 CHAPTER 3 ■ The WebSocket Protocol Figure 3-6 shows the required and optional headers. Some headers are strictly required and must be present and precise for a WebSocket connection to succeed. Other headers in this handshake are optional but allowed because the handshake is an HTTP request and response. After a successful upgrade, the syntax of the connection switches over to the data-framing format used to represent WebSocket messages. Connections will not succeed unless the server responds with the 101 response code, Upgrade header, and Sec-WebSocket-Accept header.

8 Close The client or server is sending a closing handshake to the server or client. 9 Ping The client or server sends a ping to the server or client (see Chapter 8 for more details on using pings and pongs). 10 (hex 0xA) Pong The client or server sends a pong to the server or client (see Chapter 8 for more details on using pings and pongs). With four bits used for opcodes, there can be up to 16 different values. The WebSocket Protocol defines only five opcodes, and the remaining opcodes are reserved for future use in extensions.

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