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By Michael P. Brown

Is the closet only a metaphor? Closet Space offers a hugely unique account of the spatial metaphor of "the closet", and is the 1st geography textual content to target this significant factor. utilizing quite a few examine innovations and fabrics, the booklet explores the closet via texts including:
* the oral histories of homosexual males within the united kingdom and US
* the sexualised panorama of a brand new Zealand city
* the nationwide census of england and the US
* foreign trip courses and travelogues
and refers back to the paintings of Butler, Lefebvre and Foucault.

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