Tag: Gender

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Luisa Rossi Genere e spazio alienato Abstract: Gender and alienated space This study focuses on Adalgisa Conti an Italian young woman who spent most of her her life in a psychiatric hospital in the city of Arezzo. Her existence is explored adoping Foucault and Frémont’s concepts through a biographical method within an historical geography perspective.

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Angela Alaimo “Donne in catena”: lavoratrici dimenticate della produzione delocalizzata Abstract : ‘Women in chains’: forgotten actors in productive and multi situated territories Since the introduction of the relational turn, economic geography has started focusing its analyses on the actors taking part in productive processes, and considering the socio-cultural dimension of each economic process. In

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Marianne Blidon Il mercato dei matrimoni. Geografia, genere e reality TV Abstract: Urban women and rural men: geography and reality TV Since 2001, the reality show titled L’amour est dans le pré has been successfully and widely watched in France. The popular weekly TV show seems to provide effective marital opportunities for countryside men facing

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Giulia de Spuches Sguardi di genere nel Sud Africa post-apartheid, Zanele Muholi e le immagini del mancante Abstract: A gendered gaze in post apartheid South Africa: Zanele Muholi and the missing images In June 2013 Palermo held the National Gay Pride. The opening of the manifestation was the solo photographic exhibition of Zanele Muholi. 25

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Kaouther Abderrezek, Mauricette Fournier Identités culturelles sexuées et pratiques de l’espace public: exemple de la diaspora Mozabite immigrée à El Eulma (Algérie) Abstract: Cultural sexual identities and public space practices This article explores gender identities and codes, and their role in defi ning the use of the city and public space through the study of

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Valeria Pecorelli Nuove geografie della genitorialità: i padri 2.0 Abstract: New geographies of parenthood: fathers 2.0 During the last decade contemporary mothers and fathers have been relying on websites, blogs and fora to look for those information on the parenting world which are not always receiving satisfactory answers by pediatricians, schools and childhood experts. At

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Andrea Soggiu Lo studio di luoghi LGBTIA di Milano come esempio di ricerca geografi ca sulle minoranze sessuali in ambito urbano Abstract: Methods and LGBTIA geography research in Milan This paper explores LGBTIA places in the city of Milan in Italy adopting a feminist research approach rooted in qualitative methods. The research also provides a

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Enrico Squarcina Mare azzurro e vele rosa Abstract: Blue sea, pink sails: women and navigation Aphorisms, superstitions, stereotypes and misfortunes have been describing women’s incompetence on board of ships in the sea. However, there are substantial examples of sea women showing how these ideas are socially constructed. This ideally defines a sharp division between the