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8 edition of Women in the Biological Sciences found in the catalog.

Women in the Biological Sciences

A Biobibliographic Sourcebook

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Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Biology, Life Sciences,
  • History of science,
  • Social history,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Biology (General),
  • Women In Science,
  • Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • General,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Science / General,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Biography,
  • Women biologists

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLouise S. Grinstein (Editor), Carol A. Biermann (Editor), Rose K. Rose (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationxii, 609p
    Number of Pages640
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9592080M
    ISBN 100313291802
    ISBN 109780313291807

    WOMEN IN SCIENCE 1 I N T R O D U C T I O N T intrigue, told one way in James WatsonÕs book The Double Helix, and quite another in Anne SayreÕs study, Rosalind Franklin and DNA. James Watson, Francis of biological .   The new study goes a long way toward providing hard evidence of a continuing bias against women in the sciences. Only one-fifth of physics Ph.D.’s in this country are awarded to women.

      W hen young men and women come up against sexist stereotypes masquerading as science, Angela Saini wants them to be armed with the facts.“I call my book ammunition,” she says . Title: American Men and Women of Science: The physical and biological sciences Volume 6 of American Men and Women of Science. 12th- Ed.; , R.R. Bowker se .

      Arizona State University. (, September 2). More than half of biology majors are women, yet gender gaps remain in science classrooms. ScienceDaily. Retrieved from edaily. This book features some of the most influential and pioneering studies of women in the sciences, with a special focus on patterns of education, access, barriers, and opportunities for women’s work in science. Spanning the 17th through the 20th centuries, the book demonstrates the meaning and power of gender experienced by women in the sciences.


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