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

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

Part of the RGS-IBG Book Series series

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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

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 432 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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  • Category: Geography
  • ISBN: 9781405145558

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