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Title: Navigating through masculine spaces: women in the gym
Authors: Sen, Nayonika
Keywords: Gymnasiums
Masculine
Women’s Health
Feminist
Issue Date: 18-Jul-2019
Publisher: Feminism in India.com
Citation: Sen, N. (July 18, 2019). Navigating through masculine spaces: women in the gym. Retrieved from feminisminindia.com
Description: As more women are stepping into the gym and facing their inhibitions, the gap between men and women and their experience in the gym is getting narrower. Companies such as Nike are working to create more inclusive forms of clothing (including hijabs and ‘plus-size’ clothing). Perceptions of body and gender can be strongly influenced by media and it truly befalls creators to not rely on lazy stereotypes of muscular women and women who choose to engage in traditionally ‘masculine’ exercise.
URI: https://feminisminindia.com/2019/07/18/navigating-masculine-spaces-women-gym/
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