By Lise Nelson, Joni Seager
A better half to Feminist Geography captures the breadth and variety of this vivid and noticeable box. It indicates how feminist geography has altered the panorama of geographical inquiry and information because the Seventies, reframing primary ways throughout a variety of disciplines, together with structure, environmental stories, and geography. extra, it situates feminist geography in the context of geographical proposal and inside interdisciplinary feminist debates.
The better half, that includes individuals from around the globe, explores the varied literatures that include feminist geography this present day, tracing the emergence of key debates within the box. the amount displays a few of the websites and destinations from which feminist geographical research is being produced; and it incorporates a systematic evaluate of feminist contributions to significant sub-fields in geography, protecting either tested matters, equivalent to hard work, city, and environmental geography, and rising components of scholarship, corresponding to the physique and the country.
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A Companion to Feminist Geography (Blackwell Companions to Geography) by Lise Nelson, Joni Seager