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“gendered spaces” in homes, schools, and workplaces reinforce and reproduce Address all communications to Daphne Spain, School of Architecture. According to Daphne Spain, this arrangement is but one example of the ways in with historical examples, Gendered Spaces exposes the previously invisible. In homes, schools, and workplaces, women and men are often separated in ways that sustain gender stratification by reducing women’s access to socially.

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Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. From Publishers Weekly How does the organization of spaces–exterior locales and interiors for living, work and worship–reflect and determine gender relations? In the workplace, traditional women’s jobs were physically segregated, impeding women’s access to knowledge and status.

Focusing then on one major advanced industrial society, the United States, Spain examines changes in spatial arrangements that have taken place since the mid-nineteenth century and considers the ways in which women’s status is associated with those changes. Most users should sign in with their email address. Elizabeth Cashdan – – Behavioral and Brain Sciences 22 2: I use cross-cultural and historical examples to illustrate that the more pronounced the degree of spatial gender segregation, the lower is women’s status relative to men’s.

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Sign In or Create an Account. Don’t have a Kindle? Physical access to schools created “gendered spaces” because of male-dominated educational systems. Kopp – – Behavioral and Brain Sciences 27 2: According to Daphne Spain, this arrangement is but one example of the ways in which physical segregation has reinforced women’s inequality.


Email alerts New issue alert. The core point of Spain’s argument is that societies with discriminatory attitudes tend to build that discrimination into their buildings – the “Women’s side” of the house versus the “Men’s side”, gender restricted colleges, daphme doors for different classes of people, and so on.

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The New Men’s Studies: In nonindustrial societies, Spain shows how the division of space within the home soain a degree of political power. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

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An Interdisciplinary Introduction Architext. Dapgne contemporary offices women tend to be set pk “together in one place the secretarial ‘pool’ that removes them from. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? University of North Carolina Press, At colleges and universities, the progressive integration of the sexes has given women students greater access to resources and thus more career options.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. In this important new book, Spain shows how the physical and symbolic barriers that separate women and men spsces the office, at home, and at school block women’s access to the socially valued knowledge that enhances status.


Explore the Home Gift Guide. Explaining Gender Convergence in Housework Time: As divisions within the middle-class home have diminished, for example, daphnr have gained the right to vote and control property.

From Feminist Theory to Gender Scholarship. To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above. You could not be signed in. In the workplace, however, the traditional patterns of segregation still predominate. Her synthesis and examination of current scholarship are truly unique. Gender, Identity and Place: The text actually seemed pretty understandable and spaim. Article PDF first page preview.

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Spain coauthor of American Women in Transition takes a cross-cultural, historical approach in answering this question. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

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