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Complex Locations: Women's Geographical Work in the UK 1850-1970

Complex Locations: Women's Geographical Work in the UK 1850-1970

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This enlightening book makes visible the lives and works of women who played a critical role in the development of geography as an academic field.

  • A rare and detailed analysis of the geographical work of 30 individual women geographers from 1850 to 1970

  • Includes oral histories from women who have held appointments in British universities since World War II

  • Makes the work of women geographers visible and challenges the notion of pre 1970s geography as an overwhelmingly masculine field

  • Makes an important contribution to debates about the theoretical and methodological framing of the historiography of geography

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2009
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
RGS-IBG Book Series
Page amount
432 pages
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781444310696

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