Translation of double bind in Spanish:

double bind

situación de double bind, n.

noun

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    Psychology
    situación de double bind feminine
    to be (caught) in a double bind estar en un dilema
    • The diagram negotiates the double bind (female difference inscribed reproductively; intellectual life disembodied as masculine sameness) by generating two distinct entities.
    • Retailers, especially, will find themselves in a double bind since they'll have to pay higher prices to stock their shelves with imported goods even as their customers are increasingly cash-strapped.
    • As Bateson pointed out long ago in his work on the double-bind theory, the first characteristic of a double bind is that the person caught up in it cannot escape.
    • Because Nelson focuses on style and its relations to feeling, she is able to avoid the double binds of sentimentalism in her own analysis.
    • There is a double bind in Duncan's dance: on the one hand, it liberates those budding dancers who cannot conform to balletic rules, on the other hand, it explains that liberation in terms of a discourse that materializes bodies further.
    • You know, they want to - they're caught in a double bind.
    • The double bind is only an extreme example of the typical moral dilemma in which comedia characters find themselves.
    • Because of the double bind in which models place their disciples (imitate me, but not to the point of threatening my position), conflicts inevitably arise from mimetic rivalry, leading to the threat of violence.
    • This reversal led her discussion through a tortuous course of double binds and tensions between liveliness and morbidity, mechanism and organicism that issues from the computer animated image.
    • It must be said, however, that it is not obvious how radical pedagogy can help employees of the manufacturing and service organizations mentioned in parts 1 and 2 to cope with their own paradoxes and double binds of empowerment.
    • Beginning in medieval times, the challenged authority of women, lay persons, or clergy caught in double binds involving faith had given rise to the varieties of visionary, contemplative, and speculative mysticism.
    • This emblem reveals that Whitney is caught in a strange double bind in which monuments are both eternal and inevitably destroyed by Time.
    • One point such a book would no doubt make is that stigmas are often double binds.
    • The result was a double bind: a framework in which women's access to citizenship came through the family and a deeply-rooted image of women in the family as incapable of citizenship.
    • Anchored in the field of family therapy where double binds abound, this principle implies that there are no pure winners or losers, that there is no clear criterion to distinguish victory from defeat.
    • A bound conscience is a sense of being formed by a double-bind or a series of double binds.
    • But these two poles of freedom are at the same time the bars of a double bind in which they are all caught up.
    • In short, the modern emphasis on education is caught in a peculiar double bind: by teaching meaning and values it promotes the very sense of contingency it hopes to overcome.
    • Gendered double binds, more often recognized at the interactional level, also occur in gendered structural arrangements.
    • He is caught in the double bind experienced by many who now seek refuge.