Universität Wien FIND

290019 SE Bachelorseminar Human Geography: Gender and Space (2018W)

Selected topics in geographical gender studies

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 29 - Geographie
Continuous assessment of course work

Details

max. 25 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Friday 12.10. 09:00 - 11:30 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Friday 19.10. 09:00 - 11:30 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Friday 09.11. 09:00 - 10:30 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Friday 16.11. 09:00 - 10:30 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Friday 23.11. 09:00 - 10:30 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Friday 30.11. 09:00 - 10:30 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Friday 07.12. 09:00 - 10:30 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Friday 14.12. 09:00 - 10:30 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Friday 11.01. 09:00 - 11:30 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Friday 18.01. 09:00 - 11:30 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Friday 25.01. 09:00 - 10:30 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The Seminar deals with the social co-construction of gender and space with a focus on the following themes
1) Gendered work and economic livelihoods
2) Feminist political geography and economic livelihoods
3) Gendering the right to the city
4) The body, performance and space
5) Spaces of culture and identity production
6) Feminist political ecology

Methods: discussion of basic literature; preparatory activities for individual seminar papers; peer discussion und peer evaluation; Pecha-Kucha presentations

Assessment and permitted materials

Participation and discussion (20%)
Preparatory activities (20%)
Presentation (20%)
Paper (40%)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum attendance: 80%
Minimum for positive grading: 60%

Examination topics

Reading list

Wastl-Walter D. (2010): Gender Geographien. Geschlecht und Raum als soziale Konstruktionen. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag (= Sozialgeographie kompakt Band 2).
Bauriedl S., Schier M. und Strüver A. (2010) (Hrsg.): Geschlechterverhältnisse, Raumstrukturen, Ortsbeziehungen. Münster: Westfälisches Dampfboot.
Oberhauser A.M., Fluri J.L., Whitson R. und Mollett S. (2018): Feminist Spaces. Gender and Geography in a Global Context. London und New York: Routledge.

Association in the course directory

(BA GG 7.1) (B11-7.1) (L2-b4) (L2-b4-zSE) (BA UF GW 16)

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