A Companion to Feminist Geography (Blackwell Companions to by Lise Nelson, Joni Seager

By Lise Nelson, Joni Seager

A spouse to Feminist Geography captures the breadth and variety of this shiny and major box. It exhibits how feminist geography has altered the panorama of geographical inquiry and information because the Seventies, reframing basic techniques throughout more than a few disciplines, together with structure, environmental stories, and geography. additional, it situates feminist geography in the context of geographical proposal and inside of interdisciplinary feminist debates.
The better half, that includes participants from all over the world, explores the various literatures that include feminist geography this present day, tracing the emergence of key debates within the box. the quantity displays many of the websites and destinations from which feminist geographical research is being produced; and it features a systematic evaluation of feminist contributions to significant sub-fields in geography, masking either tested topics, similar to hard work, city, and environmental geography, and rising parts of scholarship, corresponding to the physique and the country.

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