City and Gender: International Discourse on Gender, Urbanism by Ulla Terlinden (auth.), Ulla Terlinden (eds.)

By Ulla Terlinden (auth.), Ulla Terlinden (eds.)

The booklet brings jointly the overseas discourses on gender, urbanism and structure. individuals are architects, social scientists and students from urban and regionalplanning from the united states, Turkey, Israel, Chile, united kingdom, Lesotho and Germany. Das Buch führt die internationalen Diskurse über Gender, Urbanismus und Architektur zusammen. Die Beiträge stammen von Architektinnen, Soziologinnen und Planerinnen aus den united states, Türkei, Israel, Chile, Großbritannien, Lesotho und Deutschland.

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Germany does have more female members of parliament (MP) than Britain and France, Spain, and Italy, to name a few. By the last election in 1998, approximately 32 percent of the MPs were women. Do these women put different subjects on the political agenda than do the men? In summarizing the research done in Germany, Birgit Meyer (2000) concludes that they do. "It was mainly women MPs who introduced certain topics into discussion which, according to traditional patriarchal view, would normally belong to the private sphere of reproduction.

1799-1825. : Deconstuction of the Development "Exper". Gender, Development and the "Vulneralble Groups". In: Marchand, Marianne H. and Parpart, Jane L. ): Feminism, Postmodernism, Development. New York and London: Routledge 1995. : Gender and Development in Action. In: Marchand, Marianne H. and Parpart, Jane L. ): Feminism, Postmodernism, Development. New York and London: Routledge 1995. 40 Marianne Rodenstein Razavi, Shahra: Women in Contemporary Democratization. 4, February 2000. Rodenstein, Marianne: Wege zur nicht-sexistischen Stadt.

He has energy, strength, and a strong will; she is characterized as weak, submissive, and devoted. The essence of his "nature" lies in doing, hers in being. The man is self-sufficient, goal-oriented, acquisitive, and bestowing; a woman is dependent, industrious, retentive, and receptive. He possesses assertiveness, she self-denial; he has power, she love and gentleness (Hausen 1976). We could continue to name more attributes of this "nature", but these are sufficient to show that, in subtext, different relations to space are being addressed.

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