Chapter 32. Geographic Information and Women's Empowerment: A Breast Cancer Example

  1. Lise Nelson and
  2. Joni Seager
  1. Sara McLafferty

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996898.ch32

A Companion to Feminist Geography

A Companion to Feminist Geography

How to Cite

McLafferty, S. (2005) Geographic Information and Women's Empowerment: A Breast Cancer Example, in A Companion to Feminist Geography (eds L. Nelson and J. Seager), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996898.ch32

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405101868

Online ISBN: 9780470996898

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Keywords:

  • women empowerment;
  • geographic information;
  • breast cancer;
  • feminist geography;
  • feminism

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Gender and Attitudes toward Animals

  • Exploring Discourses of Concern about Marine Creatures in Los Angeles

  • Discourses of Concern: The Role of Gender

  • Race and Discourses of Animal Concern

  • Discussion