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Women in science

Women in science

a report from the field

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Published by Falmer Press in London, Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in science.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and indexes.

    Statementedited by Jane Butler Kahle.
    ContributionsKahle, Jane Butler.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ130 .W658 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 251 p. :
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2856187M
    ISBN 101850000190, 1850000204
    LC Control Number84018715

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    Women have made significant contributions to science from the earliest times. Historians with an interest in gender and science have illuminated the scientific endeavors and accomplishments of women, the barriers they have faced, and the strategies implemented to have their work peer-reviewed and accepted in major scientific journals and other publications.   Complement the marvelous Women in Science with more creative courage for young hearts with these favorite picture-book biographies of great artists, writers, and scientists, then revisit the story of how Maria Mitchell (alas, only a sidebar mention in the book) paved the way for women in science and Adrienne Rich’s touching tribute to Marie.


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