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    Feminist and gender geographies in Ireland


    Gilmartin, Mary and McGing, Claire and Browne, Kath (2019) Feminist and gender geographies in Ireland. Gender, Place and Culture, 26 (7-9). pp. 1111-1118. ISSN 0966-369X

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    Abstract

    This report discusses feminist and gender geographies in Ireland. We first focus on the ways in which gender constructs Irish geographies, updating numbers of women in academic positions across Ireland. This shows that women are increasingly in secure positions, but remain under-represented in more senior positions. We then turn to research. We discuss how femininities and women, and masculinities and men, have been addressed in Irish geographies. The focus on femininities and women is crucial given recent strides towards gender and reproductive justice. We then briefly summarise sexualities work. The report concludes by arguing that Ireland not only has vibrant gender/feminist geographical scholarship, it also has significant potential for emerging research and developing new theorisations and research agendas.

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: Femininities; feminism; gender; Ireland; masculinities; sexualities;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Geography
    Item ID: 13891
    Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1080/0966369X.2018.1555152
    Depositing User: Dr. Mary Gilmartin
    Date Deposited: 26 Jan 2021 13:23
    Journal or Publication Title: Gender, Place and Culture
    Publisher: Taylor & Francis (Routledge)
    Refereed: Yes
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