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4 edition of The Woman Scientist found in the catalog.

The Woman Scientist

Meeting the Challenges for a Successful Career

by Clarice M. Yentsch

  • 386 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Basic Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Advice on careers & achieving success,
  • Science: General Issues,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Career Planning (General),
  • Women In Science,
  • Science,
  • Careers / Job Opportunities,
  • Sociology,
  • Careers - Science & Technology,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science-Women"s Studies - General,
  • Vocational guidance,
  • Women scientists,
  • Careers - General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9794009M
    ISBN 100738208825
    ISBN 109780738208824

    Bitecofer, a year-old professor at Christopher Newport University in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia, was little known in the extremely online, extremely male-dominated world of political.   An argument could be made, I think, that media outlets and people who emphasize the ‘woman’ aspect of a woman scientist’s work contribute to the very sense of novelty that women scientists are trying to overcome. What are your thoughts on that? If you focus on the fact that she’s a woman more than on her accomplishments, then that can diminish the fact that .

    Marie Curie was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize and the only woman to win this award in two categories: Physics and Chemistry. She discovered polonium and radium and her work helped with the creation of X-rays. Jane Goodall () Famous For: Primate studies Jane Goodall is known world-wide for her groundbreaking studies on primates. Woman scientist Created / Published [between and ] Format Headings Glass negatives. Genre The pictorial sketch-book of Pennsylvania, or, Its scenery, internal improvements, resources, and agriculture, populary described.

    A leading scientist describes his life, his gender transition, his scientific work, and his advocacy for gender equality in science. Ben Barres was known for his groundbreaking scientific work and for his groundbreaking advocacy for gender equality in science. In this book, completed shortly before his death from pancreatic cancer in December , Barres (born in ) describes a .   An added challenge for Jahren has come from being a woman in science – a minority group. And although she doesn’t dwell on this, it is clear that she feels it is the root cause of many of her Author: Lucie Green.


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