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 great box. It exhibits how feminist geography has altered the panorama of geographical inquiry and information because the Nineteen Seventies, reframing basic methods throughout more than a few disciplines, together with structure, environmental reviews, and geography. extra, it situates feminist geography in the context of geographical suggestion and inside of interdisciplinary feminist debates.
The significant other, that includes members from all over the world, explores the varied literatures that contain feminist geography this present day, tracing the emergence of key debates within the box. the amount displays many of the websites and destinations from which feminist geographical research is being produced; and it encompasses a systematic evaluate of feminist contributions to significant sub-fields in geography, protecting either proven matters, corresponding to hard work, city, and environmental geography, and rising parts of scholarship, resembling the physique and the state.

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