By Lise Nelson, Joni Seager
A significant other to Feminist Geography captures the breadth and variety of this shiny and noticeable box. It exhibits how feminist geography has altered the panorama of geographical inquiry and information because the Seventies, reframing basic ways throughout various disciplines, together with structure, environmental reviews, and geography. extra, it situates feminist geography in the context of geographical inspiration and inside of interdisciplinary feminist debates.
The significant other, that includes members from around the globe, explores the varied literatures that contain feminist geography this present day, tracing the emergence of key debates within the box. the quantity displays some of the websites and destinations from which feminist geographical research is being produced; and it encompasses a systematic evaluation of feminist contributions to significant sub-fields in geography, overlaying either tested topics, comparable to exertions, city, and environmental geography, and rising components of scholarship, reminiscent of the physique and the country.
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Geoforum, 33(4), 553–65. , Monk, J. and Hanson, S. (1982) Women and geography: a review and prospectus. Progress in Human Geography, 6(3), 317–66. Part I Contexts 2 Situating Gender Liz Bondi and Joyce Davidson 15 3 Anti-racist Feminism in Geography: An Agenda for Social Action Audrey Kobayashi 32 4 A Bodily Notion of Research: Power, Difference, and Specificity in Feminist Methodology Pamela Moss 41 5 Transnational Mobilities and Challenges Brenda S. A. Yeoh 60 Chapter 2 Situating Gender Liz Bondi and Joyce Davidson Introduction Over the past three decades, feminist geographers have challenged entrenched processes through which the discipline of geography has produced and reproduced inequalities between women and men.
A Companion to Feminist Geography (Blackwell Companions to Geography) by Lise Nelson, Joni Seager