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Message from the Chair
I am very pleased to share that our Commission will, as usual, take an active part in the upcoming IGU conference in August 2013.  Our sessions planned for the IGU Kyoto Regional Conference received more abstracts that we could accommodate!  Taking into account the two sessions we are co-organising with the History Commission, we will have a total of 10 sessions and 1 panel discussion.  While the deadline for submitting abstracts for Kyoto is over, the good news is that the deadline for submission of abstracts for the IGU Gender Commission’s Pre-conference in Nara has been extended to 24th May 2013. Details have been posted on the Commission’s listserv.  I hope to meet some of you in Kyoto and/or Nara.”

Shirlena Huang Department of Geography, National University of Singapore
International Conference in Grenoble

Under the leadership of Sophie Louargant and colleagues the interdisciplinary and bilingual “Colloque Internationa Masculins/Féminins:Dialogues Géographiques et au-delá”” was held at the University of Grenoble, December 10-12, under the auspices of UMR PACTE and CNRS,. It attracted presenters from more than 15 countries in western Europe, north and central Africa, the US, and Canada. Organizing themes included “Genre, mouvement, circulations;” “Genre, corps, altérité;”“Genre, fragilitié, resources; “Ce que la géographie fait aux femmes, ce que les femmes fait à la geoographie;”Genre, territoire, gouvernance: Les territoires ont la parole; le genre en actes;” and Genre, citoyenneté, catégorisation.” Plenary and working sessions were complemented by engagement with public agencies and with the arts. Details of the program are available at Programs are planned for Angers in 2014 and Poitiers in 2016.

Honoring Elisabeth Bühler

On March 26, colleagues at the University of Zürich honored Elisabeth Bühler on her retirement after 35 years in the Geography Institute. They noted her critical and thoughtful contributions in teaching and research, pioneering work in laying the foundations for gender studies. Among Elisabeth’s many projects are those that reach beyond the academy, notably the atlases of women and equality in Switzerland, first published in German ( (Frauen-und Gleichstellungatlas Schweiz, Seismo, Zurich, 2001), subsequently in French, and issued in an updated online edition (2005) by the Swiss Federal Office of Statistics. An interview with Elisabeth by Pascal Goeke titled “Dissidente Partizipation: Elisabeth Bühler und die Geschlechterforschung in der Schweiz” will be published in the next issue of Geographica Helvetica. Elisabeth continues to serve as a valued member of the steering committee of the IGU Commission on Gender and Geography. She is remembered especially for the conference she hosted for the Commission in Zurich in 2007 and the subsequent issue of Geographica Helvetica on “Public Spaces and Social Diversity.” Colleagues from many countries sent cards honoring Elisabeth that were displayed at the reception celebrating her career. Elisabeth will continue her support for the Commission during her participation in the Congress in Japan, 2013.

The Department of Science and Technology (India) is sponsoring the web-based production of “Gender Atlas” which will be a 7-volume thematically based production on India. This is one of its kind project in social sciences which has been funded by the organisation. The scholars involved are Saraswati Raju, Sucharita Sen and Bashwati Das, Jawarhalal Nehru University.

A group of U.S. and Canadian geographers. are organizing a conference “Feminist Geography 2014,: Who we are, what we do, and why we do it” in May, 2014, at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. They would like to hear from others interested in hearing from others who would like to join us on the organizing committee and volunteering to assist in organization. Please contact Karen Falconer Al-Hindi ( or Pamela Moss ( In order to plan the conference, they would like to have expressions of ideas in responses to a survey accessible on

Anindita Datta (Delhi University) and Helle Rydstrom (Gender Studies, Lund University Sweden) have been awarded a grant under the Linneaus Palme programme to build upon and develop our academic collaboration. They co teach gender courses at each other 's departments and at a later stage exchange Masters students. Anindita and Ajay Bailey (Spatial Sciences, University og Groningen) are co-hosting a session "The Hometown in the Everyday: Geographies of Nostalgia among Diasporic Populations at the 4th International and Interdisciplinary  Conference on Emotional Geographies at the University of Groningen, 1-3 July 2013. She also reports that a new ptional  course on the Geography of Gender has been initiated by colleagues at the Kurukshetra University at the Masters level. This represents the spread of Gendered courses to non metro locations in India and is a welcome initiative.
Congratulations to Lia Karstens (University of Amsterdam) who has been awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Uppsala for her “excellent contributions” to the fields of children and family studies. She is currently a visiting professior at the City University of Hong Kong.
Doris Wastl-Walter (Professor of Geography and Vice rector for Quality Management, University of Bern) is servi8ng as President of the four-year funded Federal Program on Equal Opportunities and Gender Studies at Swiss Universities. As President of this Federal program she is very excited by the large initiative and hoping to make significant institutional changes. Her opening presentation for the Program was given n in mid-April.

The Univerisity of Zurich has conferred an honorary doctorate on Doreen Massey, Professor Emeriita, Open University (UK) in recognition of her influential work within social science and wider conceptual, philosophical and political debates around questions of space and time. Her link to geography and the faculty of science in Zurich dates back to her role as a key contributor to a lecture series about the role of women in the discipline of geography in 1993. Connections to feminist geography and gender studies have subsequently been strengthened, not least through her participation in a number of widely acknowledged research seminars with young feminist scholars from German language geography.

Geographer Damaris Rose (INRS, Montreal) and demographic historian Lisa Dillon (Universitė de Montrėal) have been funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities research Council of Canada for the project“Home beyond the nuclear family in Canadian Cities 1921-1951: Gender and the changing living arrangements of the non-married.” In a mixed-methods approach they will explore such themes as leaving the parental home, the descions of midlife single women and men, and the growth of young single employed women in the burgeoning apartment developments as cultural patterns, residential decisions, and options were interwoven with the urban fabic .
\ongratulations of Sallie Marston (University of Arizona) who has been awarded Lifetime Achievement Honors from the Association of American Geographers in recognition of her scholarship in political and social geography, includiing issues of scale and on gender and social reproduction, her numerous contributions of service to the discipline, and as a mentor to many students,
Carolin Schurr (U of Bern) Heidi Kaspar, (University of Zurich) and Sybille Baudriel (University of Kassel) as chairs of the German-speaking Gender Speciality group have started an initiative about gender equality in German-speaking geography with the aim of promoting the initiation of gender policies within the Verband der Geographen Deutschen Hochschulen ((national group of university geographers) and the conduct a qualitative and quantitative study in the gendered situation of doctoral students, postdoctoral students and professorships in Germany. They are interested to hear he experience of specialty groups in other countries. Contact Carolin Schurr at Their initatives and related documentation are reported in detail in FeministischesGe0-Rundmail Nr. 55, April, 2013
Diane Richardson, Nina Laurie, Meena Poudel and Janet Townsend (UK)

have conducted a project (Ist November 2009 to 30th April 2012-11-23) on  “Post Trafficking Livelihoods in Nepal: Women, Sexuality and Citizenship.” Details are available at


The research examines livelihood opportunities of sexually trafficked women on return to their home country, Nepal, a topic that has received little study nor how the issues intersect with development agendas. Drawing on knowledge grounded in experiences of returnee trafficked women, they have explored the intersections of sexuality, gender and citizenship in returnee women’s livelihood strategies as new democratic processes, supported by national and transnational communities, unfold. The project included 46 interviews with returnee trafficked women in Kathmandu and provincial/rural sites identified by government for high occurrences of trafficking. Professionalisation proved an important issue for anti-trafficking groups, so a sub set of these interviews (9) were with returnee trafficked women involved as activists in anti-trafficking. A further 15 stakeholder interviews with activists, key personnel in NGOs and government were performed. They have analysed discourses and emerging policies on trafficking and citizenship in Nepal, and tracked the evolution of debates in the Constituent Assembly, convened in 2008 to draft a new constitution.

Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt (Australian National University) has had a busy and successful year. She has been awarded an Australian Research Council ‘Discovery Project’ grant of AU$ 295,193 for the esearch project: ‘Beyond the Resource Curse: Charting A Path to Sustainable Livelihoods for Mineral-Dependent Communities’. She has also held consultancies for the World Bank and Mineral Resource Authority of Papua New Guinea on a review of their ‘Women in Mining Action Plan’(2093) and for Australian Council of International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) on ‘Women Headed Households in Agriculture’ in Eastern Gangetic Plains (Northern states of eastern India and Lower Nepal).and was awarded a Senior Visiting Fellowship in the Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore (both 2012)..and was invited to deliver a Special Lecture at the Institute of Indian Geographers’ conference in Trivandrum, India.
Sylvia Chant (London School of Economics has been appointed Adlerbertska Guest Professor of Sustainable Development at the School of Sustainable Development at the School of Business, Economics and Law, Gothenburg University, Sweden (2013-2015). She will be making yearly visits to Gothenburg as from this May to engage in presentations and research exchange, primarily with the institution’s development geographers. She was also featured as one of 22 ‘global thinkers’ in the 3rd edition of Global Sociology (Robin Cohen and Paul Kennedy (eds), Palgrave MacMillian. Houndsmills, Basingstoke). Sylvia also served as expert witness in a British court case in which judges ruled that the risk of FGM in The Gambia was sufficient to resist deportation from the UK by parents with daughters facing such a threat (which normally occurs at any point from infancy through to young adulthood). She and Cathy McIlwaine (Queen Mary University, London, were also principal consultants for UN-Habitat first State of Women in Cites report, due our shortly (see .
Susana Maria Veleda da Silva (Federal University of Rio Grandem Brazil) has bee awatded a grant by the Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Cientifico e Tecnológocici Brazil for research on :”Fenale work in the Southern Agglomeration (AUSUC):Diagnosis and proposals for affirmative actions in the context of an emerging job market.” She is looking at issues for women, and especially women on color, in the context of new employment in construction and metallurgy associated with the expanding presence of the Brazilian navy in the region.

Updated Addresses
The Geographic Perspectives on Women Specialty Group within the Association of American Geographers has a new website site.
LES Online, the digital journal published in Portugal, with the weblink The ISSN is 1647-3868.
Geographers interested in aspects of environmental and other disasters will find information and contacts of interest through the Gender and Disaster Network –

The Geography Teacher, a journal of the US-based National Council for
Geographic Education, is planning the first issue of 2014 to be a theme issue on gender, race, and diversity. The journal provides a forum for educators and scholars to present teaching strategies and essential content for school-level geography, (US) Advanced Placement Human Geography, introductory university level geography, and courses for preservice teachers. It is also a forum for discussion of state, national, and international trends in geography education. Starting in 2014, the journal is expanding to four issues per year.

The journal is peer-reviewed.. Articles and lesson plans are welcome. Submissions of manuscripts may be made via ScholarOne at the website of The Geography Teacher, ).  Those with questions may contact the editor, Jody Smothers-Marcello, at  

The deadline for submissions for this issue is September 1, 2013. 

Sylvia Chant (London School of Economics) has been commissioned to edit a four volume Routledge Major Works on Gender, Poverty and Development, under the auspices of Routledge’s series Major Themes in Health and Welfare. She is also Series Editor of Elgar Handbooks on Gender. The first in the series is The International Handbook on Gender, Migration and Transnationalism: Global and Development Perspectives, edited by Laura Oso-Casas and Natalia Ribas-Mateos, from the Universidade da Coruña, Spain,due out later this year. Other volumes in the pipeline are on gender and environmental change, and on gender and social policy. If anyone has an idea for an International Handbook on Gender, then please write to Sylvia at
The recent issue of Area 45(1) 2013 has a theme section devoted to the theme of whether to change the name of the British Women and Geography Study Group to one that would reflect “gender, .a topic that has been ” Individual articles listed below in the section “Articles and Book Chapters “explore the various perspectives and implications..
Bäschlin, Elisabeth, Sandra Contzen, und Rita Heifenberger (eds) 2013. Frauen in der Landwirschaft, Debatten aus Wissenschaft und Praxis,Bern.Wettingen: eFeF-Verlag.

Buang, Amriah and Janet Momsen (eds). 2013. Women and Empowerment in the Global South. Malaysia: University of Malaysia Press. Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia.

Datta, Ayona. 2012. The Illegal City: Space, Law and Gender in a Delhi Squatter Settlement.

Farnham: Ashgate:.

De Leeuw, Srah. 2012. Geographies of a Lover. NeWest Press. Edmonton, Canada.
Dutta, Mondira (ed). 2013. Gender and Human Development in Central and South Asia. , Pentagon Press, New Delhi, March 2013, ISBN - 978-81-8274-716-6, 299 pages
----. 2013. "Community Based Preventive Measures to  Trafficking of Women and Girls in India". Project report. sponsored by UN Women, South Asia, New Delhi, March.
Fong, Eric, Lan-Hung Nora Chiang and Nancy Denton (2012) (eds.) Immigrant Adaptation in Multi-Ethnic Societies: Canada, Taiwan, and the United States. USA: Routledge. 296 pp.
Goeman, Mishuana. 2013. Mark My Words: Native Women Mapping Our Nationa. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
Gorman-Murray, Andrew, Barbara Pini, and Lia Bryant (eds) 2013. Rurality, Sexuality, and Geography. Lexington: Rowman and Littlefield.

Grünenfelder, Julia.2012: Gender, work and development: working environments of Pakistani female development practitioners. PhD thesis. University of Zurich.

Kilkey, Majella, Diane Perrons, and Ania Plomien, with Hernan Ramirez and Pirette Hondagneu-Sotelo. 2013. Gender, migration and domestic work: masculinities, male labour and fathering in the UK and USA London:  Palgrave Macmillan Publishers, London, UK. ISBN 9780230297203

Lahiri-Dutt, Kuntala and Gopa Samanta. 2013. Dancing with the River: People and Lives on the Chars in South Asia, Agrarian Studies Series, New Haven: Yale University Press.

Musyoki, Agnes and M. Khayesi. 2012. Environment and Development: Selected themes from eastern and southern Africa. This The book is written in honour of disitinguished geographer Prof M B K Darkoh. Most of the contributions are by Prof. Darkoh’s former Geography and Environmental studies students, current and former colleagues, who are now established scholars in Africa and abroad.

Peake, Linda and Martina Rieker. 2013. Rethinking Feminist Interventions in the Urban. London: Routledge, (Contributors include Beverely Mullings, Leslie Kern, Melissa Wright, Dina Vaiou, Tsing-yi Michelle Hunag, Gerry Pratt, Richa Nagar, Sofi Shank, Ann Varley, Gerda Wekerle, Ruth Pearson, and Polly Wilding.

Pratt, Geraldine and Victoria Rosner.(eds) 2012. The Global and the Intimate:Feminism in Our Time. New York: Columbia University Press.

Raj, Aparna. 2012. Gender Participation in the Tourism Sector : A Case Study of Bundelkha nd Region. New Delhi, Shree Publishers and Distributors. 

Rajan, Iruday (ed.)., 2013, India Migration Report 2013, New Delhi: Routledge India,

Rajan, Irudaya. 2013. Ruchira Ganguly-Scrase and Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt (eds) 2013. Rethinking Displacement: Asia-Pacific Perspectives, Ashgate, Aldershot, UK.

Vaiou, Dina and Costis Hadjimichalis 2012. Space in Radical Thinking. Nicolas Poulantzas Institute. Nissos Pak/Athens.
Wehner, Carolyn, Crytsal Legacy, Caroline Andrew, Fran Klodawsky, Margaret Shaw and Kalpana Viswaneth (eds) 2012. Building Inclusive Cities: women’s Safety and the Right to the City. New York: Routledge.
Articles and Book Chapters
Abbruzzese, Teresa and Gerda R. Wekerle. 2011. “Gendered Spaces of Activism in

Exurbia: Politicizing an Ethics of Care from the Household to the Region.” Frontiers: A Women’s Studies Journal 32 (2): 186-231

Akkerman, Avi. 2006. “Femininity and masculinity in city-form: Philosophical urbanism as a history of consciousness.”  Human Studies 29(2): 229-256.

----. 2013.”Gender myth and the mind-city composite: from Plato’s Atlantis to Walter Benjamin’s philosophical urbanism, GeoJournal in press 78 (online version available here:

Arango, Luz Gabriela y Pineda, Javier (2012), “Género, trabajo y desigualdades sociales en peluquerías y salones de belleza de Bogotá”, Revista CS 10: 93–130.

Arango, Luz Gabriela (2011), “Género, trabajo emocional y corporal en peluquerías y salones de belleza”. La manzana de la discordia,6 (1) 9-24.

Asplund, Stig-Börge and Hector Perez Prieto. 2013. “’Ellie is the coolest:’: Classm masculinity, and place in vehicle engineering stduents talk about literature in a Swedish rural town.” Children’s Geographies. 11(1): 59-73.

Attanapola, Chamila, Catherine Brun and Ragnhild Lund. (2013). “ Working gender after crisis: partnerships and disconnections in Sri Lanka after the Indian Ocean tsunami.” Gender, Place and Culture 20(1): 70-86

Aure, Marit. 2013. “Highly skilled dependant migrants entering the labour market: Gender and place in skill transfer.” Geoforum 45 (1) 275-84.

Bastia, Tanya. 2013. “’I am going with or without you’: autonomy in Bolivian transnational migrations.” Gender, Place and Culture 20(2): 160-77.

Baydar, Gülsüm. (2012). “Sexualised productions of space.” Gender, Place and Culture 19(6): 699-706.

Bee, Beth. (2013). “ Who reaps what is sown? A feminist inquiry into climate change adaptation in two Mexican ejidos.” ACME 12 (1): 131-54.

Bonnevier, Katarina. (2012). “ Dress-code: Gender performance and misbehavior in the manor.” Gender, Place and Culture 19(6): 709-29.

Blanch, Faye.2013. “Encountering the Other: one indigenous Australian woman’s experience of racialisation on a Saturday night.” Gendder, Place and Culture 20(2): 253-60.

Botz-Bornstein, Thorsten. 2013. “From the stigmatized tatoo to the graffitied body:Femininity in the tattoo renaissance.” Gender, Place and Culture 20(2): 236-52.

Brickell, Katherine. (in press) “’Plates in a basket will rattle”: Marital dissolution and home ‘unmaking’ un contemporary Cambodia.” Geoforum

----. 2013. “Towards geographies of speech: Proverbial utterances of hom in contemporary Vietnam.” Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers 38 (2): 207-20.

----. 2012. Geopolitics of home. Geography Compass 6(10): 575-88.

Brickell, Katherine and Bradley L. Garrett. 2013. “Geography, film and exploration: Women, ameteur film making in the Himalayas.” Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers. 38(1) 7-9.

Brickell, Katherine and Kath Browne. (2013). “Gender or women? Debating the future of the Women and Geography Study Group.” Area 45(1): 45(1): 2-3.

Brickell, Katherune, Avril Maddrell, Amber Marsh, and Linda Price. (2013). “By any other name? The Women and Geography Study Group.” Area 45(1): 11-12.

Browne, Kath, Joanne Norcup, Elsbeth Robson and Joanne Sharp. (2013) What’s in a name? Removing women from the Women and Geography Study Group. Area 45(1):7-8.

Cardoso Lopes, Marilia and Susana Maria Veleda da Silva. 2013. “Da Paix âo Crime: uma especialização da violêncua contras as mulheres em Rio Grande-RS.” (“From passion to crime: A spatialization of violence against women in Rio Grande RS.” Revista Latinia-Americana de Geografia e Gênerom Ponta Grossa, 4(1) 58-74.

Chant, Sylvia, 2013, “Through a ‘gender lens’: A golden ‘urban age’ for women in the Global South..”Environment and Urbanization. 25(1): 1-21.

----. 2012. “The Disappearing of ‘Smart Economics’? The World Development Report 2012 on Gender Equality: Some Concerns about the Preparatory Process and the Prospects for Paradigm Change.” Global Social Policy 12 (2): 198-218
----. 2012 “Gender and Urban Housing in the Global South, in Susan J. Smith, Marja Elsinga, Lorna Fox O’Mahoney, Ong Seow Eng, Susan Wachter and Peter Ward (eds), International Encyclopedia of Housing and Home, Vol. 2 (Oxford: Elsevier,pp. 255-63.
----. 2012. “Household Organisation and Survival in Developing Countries, in Susan J. Smith, Marja Elsinga, Lorna Fox O’Mahoney, Ong Seow Eng, Susan Wachter and Peter Ward (eds), International Encyclopedia of Housing and Home, Vol, 3(Oxford: Elsevier), 217-26.
----. 2012. “Feminisation of Poverty.” in George Ritzer (ed.) Wiley-Blackwell Encylopedia of Globalisation, Vol.2 (New York: Wiley-Blackwell), pp.646-9.
----. 2012. “Gender and urban housing in the Global South.” In Susan J. Smith, Marja Elsinga, Lorna Fox O’Mahoney, Ong Seow Eng, Susan Wachter and Peter Ward (eds), International Encyclopedia of Housing and Home, Vol. 2 (Oxford: Elsevier), 255-63.
----. 2012. “Household organisation and survival in developing countries.” In Susan J. Smith, Marja Elsinga, Lorna Fox O’Mahoney, Ong Seow Eng, Susan Wachter and Peter Ward (eds), International Encyclopedia of Housing and Home, Vol, 3(Oxford: Elsevier), pp.217-26.
Chant, Sylvia and Caroline Sweetman, Caroline. 2012. “Fixing women or fixing the world? ‘Smart Economics’, Efficiency Approaches and Gender Equality in Development, Gender and Development 20 (3): 517-29
Chant, Sylvia and Isatou Touray. 2012.) Gender in The Gambia in Retrospect and Prospect, GAMCOTRAP Working Paper 1, Kanifing, The Gambia (85pp)


Chant, Sylvia and Touray, Isatou .2013. “Women and gender in the Gambia: Problems, progress and prospects..”In Abdoulaye Saine, Ebrima Ceesay, and Ebrima Sall (eds) State and Society in The Gambia Since Independence (Trenton, New Jersey: Africa World Press), 421-74.
Chant, Sylvia and Cathy.McIlwaine. 2013. “Gendered urban prosperity and women’s empowerment in 21st century cities.” La Camera Blu (rivista del Dottorato Interpolo di Studi di Generi press oil Dipartimento di Teorie e Metodi delle Scienza Umane e Sociali dell’Università Federico II di Napoli, 7.

Chatterjee, Ipsita. 2012. “ Feminism, the false conssciousness of neoliberal capitalism? Informalization, fundamentalism, and women in an Indian city.” Gender, Place and Culture 19(6): 790-809.

Chatterjee Sutapa (2009) ‘Education and Employment: Two most Important Determinants of  Women’s Empowerment’, In Geographical Review of India, Vol.71 (3).     
Chattopadhyay,, Sutapa. 2013. “Getting personalwhile narrating the ‘field’: a researcher’s journey to the villages of the Narmada valley.” Gender, Place and Culture 20 (2) 137-59,


Chee, Lilian. (2012). The domestic residue: Feminist mobility and space in Simryn Gill’s art.” Gender, Place and Culture 19(6): 750-70.

Christiana, Andressa, Colvara Almeida, João Batistsaand, Flores Teixeira, and Susana Maria Veleda da Silva. 2012. “Trabalho e moriada: O caso das areas de expabâo portuauria do porti do Rio Grande.-RS.” /Work and housing: the case of the area of port expansion on the port of Rio Grande-RS.” RA’EGA 2, 194-217 (

Crows, Brett and Judith Carney. 2013. “Commercializing nature: Mangrove conservation and female oyster collectors in the Gambia.” Antipode 45(2): 275-93

Datta, Anindita. 2013.”Work, gender and social value: Conceptual links and field Insights.” Iin Dutta Mondira (ed) 'Gender and Human Development in Central and South Asia,  Pentagon Press, New Delhi. 26-31.
----. 2013. "Wildflowers on the Margins of the Field: On the Geography of Gender in India" in Qureshi M.H (ed) 2013, Paradigm Shift in Geography, Manak Publications, Delhi, pp 234-249.
----. 2012. "Geography of Gender." In R.B. Singh (ed) Progress in Indian Geography: A Country Report 2008-2012, Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi. 97-108. 
Diaz-Cortez, Fabia and Maria Dolors Garcia-Ramon. (2012) “Gender and discrimination in public space: an approach from a multiethnic neighbourhood in Barcelona”, Journal of Mediterranean Studies, 21 (1):175-200
Downing, Gary. 2013.. “Virtual youth: Non heterosexual young people’s use of the internet to negotiate their identities and socio-sexual relations..” Children’s Geographies 11(1): 44-58.

Ehrkamp, Patricia. 2013. “’I’ve had it with them!” Younger migrant women’s spatial practices of conformity and resistance.” Gender, Place and Culture 20(1): 19-36.

Evans, Sarah L., Kate Maclean, Julia MacLeavy, Melissa Stepney, Kendra Strauss, Anna Tarrant, Imogen Wallace, and Katherine Brickell. 2013. “Naming the next generation: early career perspectives on the future of the Women and Geography Study Group.” Area 45(1) 13-15.:
Faria, Caroline. 2013. “Staging a new South Sudan in the USA: Men, masculinities and nationalist performance at a disaporic beauty pageant.” Gender, Place and Culture 20 (1): 87-106.
Garcia-Ramon, Maria Dolors, Rosa Cerarols, 2012. “Geografías imaginarias del Marruecos colonial español: las miradas de las viajeras” in Lindon,A. Hiernaux,D. (eds.) Geografías de lo imaginario, Mexico/Barcelona: Antrhopos-UAM: 223-37.
Garcia-Ramon, Maria Dolors, Ana Ortiz, and Herminia Pujol. 2012. “Institutionalization de la géographie et rapports sociaux de genre: stratégies féminines et masculines dans l’université espagnole”, BELGEO:REVUE BELGE DE GÉOGRAPHIE, nº 1-2

Ganguly-Scrase, Ruchira and Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt, 2013. ‘Dispossession, Placelessness, Home and Belonging: An Outline of a Research Agenda’ in Ruchira Ganguly-Scrase and Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt (eds) Rethinking Displacement: Asia-Pacific Perspectives, Aldershot: Ashgate, pp. 3-30.

Greenhaigh, Susan. 2013. “Patriarchal demographics: China’s sex ratio reconsidered.” Population and Development Review. 38( Supplement 1): 130-49. DOI: 10.1111/j.1728-4457.2013.00556.x

Grünenfelder, J. (2012), Negotiating gender relations: Muslim women and formal employment in Pakistan's rural development sector. Gender, Work and Organization. doi: 10.1111/j.1468-0432.2012.00609.x

---- (2010): 'A female ... will not be available here’: Gendered labour markets in Northwest Pakistan’s rural development sector. Journal of Workplace Rights, 15(2): 229-251.(published in January 2012)

Hansen, Ellen R. and Janice J. Monk. 2012. “Women’s lives at the U.S.-Mexico Border.” In Todd Kenreich, ed., Geography, Power, and Justice in the Classroom, pp. 40-63. New York: Routledge

Hapke, Holly. M. 2012) “Capturing the complexities of globalisation:: Gendered Divisions of labor and difference.”  Asian Fisheries Science, 25S, 75-92.  

----. 2013.  “Theorizing patriarchy: Development paradoxes and the geography of gender in South Asia.  Gender, Technology & Development, 17 (1),1-29. 

Hopkins, Peter and Peter Jackson (2013) “Researching masculinities and the future of the WGSG.” Area 45(1): 9-10.

Jung, Hyunjoo. 2012.”Let their voices be seen: Exploring mental mapping as a feminist visual methodology for the study of migrant women.” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research. IJURR DOI:10.1111/1468-2467.12004
Karlsson, Michael. 2013. “Anti-sex trafficking institutions. .” International Migration early view DOI: 10.1111/imig 12040.
Kubiato, Molan, Katerina Mrazkova and Tomas Janko. 2012. “Gender and grade level as factors influencing perception of geography. Review of International Geography of Education Online. 2(3):289-3012. 2-no3-winter-2012.html

Lahiri-Dutt, Kuntala, 2013 ‘”Bodies in/out of place, Masculinities and motherhood of Kamins in Indian coal mines.” South Asian History and Culture. DOI: 10.1080/19472498.2013.768846

----. 2013. “Gender (Plays) in Tanjung Bara Mining Camp in Eastern Kalimantan, Indonesia’, Gender, Place and Culture (iFirst).

---- 2013. “Climate justice must integrate gender justice: What are the key principles? In Velma Grovers (ed) Impact of Climate Change on Water Cycle and Health, Science Publishers.

Lahiri-Dutt, Kuntala and Gopa Samanta, 2013. Home-making and Regrounding: Lives of Bangladeshi Migrants on the Damodar Charlands of Lower Bengal, India, in Ruchira Ganguly-Scrase and Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt (eds) Rethinking Displacement: Asia-Pacific Perspectives, Aldershot: Ashgate, pp. 197-220.

----. 2013. Home-making and Regrounding: Lives of Bangladeshi Migrants on the Damodar Charlands of Lower Bengal, India, in Ruchira Ganguly-Scrase and Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt (eds) Rethinking Displacement: Asia-Pacific Perspectives, Aldershot: Ashgate, pp. 197-220.

Lee, Gyung-Sook Jane. 2013. “’English ain’t English in the Australian workplace’: a narrative analysis of Korean migrant women’s labour market experiences.” Gender, Place and Culture 20(1): 53-69
Leslie, Deborah and Jean Paul Catungal.2012. “Social justice and the creative city: Class, gender, and racial inequalities.” Geography Compass 6(3): 111-122.
Little, Jo. 2013. “Pampering, well being and women’s bodies in the therapeutic spa.” Social and Cultural Geographies. 14(1): 41-58


MacLean, Kate. 2013 “Genderm Risk and Micro-financial subjectivities. Antipode

45(2) 455-73.
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