New York City, women studies, feminism, women and architecture, women and cities, gendered spaces, community center
Architecture | Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies | Women's Studies
"Investigating gender in architectre calls attention to issues of spatial segregation and stratification systems which contribute to human inequalities, such as the distribution of knowledge and power.... An exploration of gendered spaces through an investigation of male-oriented environmets in relation to feminine spatial-socio language of difference that could inform architectural spaces which allow for multiplicity of experience which promotes knowledge and power.
The vehicle for exploring these issues will be a community center which provides social services and communal living. The project will be developed through patterns of program and the multiplicity of spatial experiences."
Sample, Hilary M., "Working Women's Community: A Feminist Perspecitve on Women in the Urban Condition; Representation in Space and Architecture" (1994). Architecture Thesis Prep. Paper 176.
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