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Women in Science
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Ruth Watts
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-13 - Publisher: Routledge

The first book of its kind to provide a full and comprehensive historical grounding of the contemporary issues of gender and women in science. Women in Science includes a detailed survey of the history behind the popular subject and engages the reader with a theoretical and informed understanding with significant
Women in Science
Language: en
Pages: 172
Authors: Vivian Gornick
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher: Simon & Schuster

Through interviews with women scientists from a variety of disciplines, this book explores the world of scientific research, identifying the obstacles women have had to surmount and tracing their contributions to the demystification of scientific work
Women and Science
Language: en
Pages: 409
Authors: Suzanne Le-May Sheffield
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Presents a history of the struggle of women to work in the field of science, detailing the discrimination and male dominance they had to overcome, the contributions they have made, and the present-day improvements in their status.
Women and Science, 17th Century to Present
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Donna Spalding Andréolle, Veronique Molinari
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-25 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

If women’s interest and participation in the advancement of science has a long history, the academic study of their contributions is a far more recent phenomenon, to be placed in the wake of “second wave” feminism in the 1970s and the advent of women’s studies which have, since then, given
American Women in Science
Language: en
Pages: 463
Authors: Martha J. Bailey
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Abc-Clio Incorporated

The text was written as a Canadian introduction to nursing leadership and management for undergraduate nursing students at the upper year level. The four main themes that run throughout this text are patient safety; communication in leadership; critical thinking, and research. The text focuses on issues that affect nurses working