Gender And Landscape / Edition 1

Gender And Landscape / Edition 1

by Josephine Carubia
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415339499

ISBN-13: 9780415339490

Pub. Date: 06/09/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Gender and Landscape is a feminist inquiry into a long-ignored area of study: the landscape. Although there has been an exhaustive investigation into issues of gender as they intersect with space and place, very little has been written about the gendering of the landscape. This volume provides a bridge between feminist discussions of space and place as

Overview

Gender and Landscape is a feminist inquiry into a long-ignored area of study: the landscape. Although there has been an exhaustive investigation into issues of gender as they intersect with space and place, very little has been written about the gendering of the landscape. This volume provides a bridge between feminist discussions of space and place as something 'lived' and landscape interpretations as something 'viewed'.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415339490
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/09/2005
Series:
Routledge International Studies of Women and Place Series
Pages:
308
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents


List of figures     vii
Notes on contributors     ix
Acknowledgments     xiii
Introduction: gender and landscape: renegotiating morality and space   Lorraine Dowler   Josephine Carubia   Bonj Szczygiel     1
A man's home is his empire     17
Home alone? Masculinity, discipline and erasure in mid-nineteenth-century Ceylon   James Duncan     19
The labourer's welcome: border crossings in the English country garden   Karen Sayer     34
Transplantation of the Picturesque: Emma Hamilton, English landscape, and redeeming the Picturesque   Shin-Ichi Anzai     55
Mobile homes     75
At home aboard: the American railroad and the changing ideal of public domesticity   Amy G. Richter     77
"The salt water washes away all impropriety": mass culture and the middle-class body on the beach in turn-of-the- century Atlantic City   Debbie Ann Doyle     94
How to travel with a male   Thomas M. Heaney     109
A wilderness for men: the Adirondacks in the photographs of Seneca Ray Stoddard   Frank H. Goodyear, III     124
Memories of home     143
Mapping the Amazon's salon: symbolic landscapes and topographies of identity in Natalie Clifford Barney's literary salon   Sheila Crane     145
Pincushions, dormitory kitchens, and seed gardens: gender identity and spiritual place at the West Union Shaker village   Christine Gorby     162
Cleaning house: or one nation, indivisible   Jessica Blaustein     182
"Virgin land," the settler-invader subject, and cultural nationalism: gendered landscape in the cultural construction of Canadian national identity   Paul Hjartarson     203
Writing home     221
The manly map: the English construction of gender in early modern cartography   Dalia Varanka     223
The importance of being provincial: nineteenth-century Russian women writers and the country   Hilde Hoogenboom     240
"My garden, my sister, my bride": the garden of "The Song of Songs"   Kenneth I. Helphand     254
Gendering ghetto and gallery in the graffiti art movement, 1977-1986   Kristina Milnor     269
Index     282

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