American Women of Science since 1900 by Tiffany K. Wayne Ph.D. PDF

By Tiffany K. Wayne Ph.D.

ISBN-10: 1598841580

ISBN-13: 9781598841589

A accomplished exam of yank ladies scientists around the sciences in the course of the twentieth century, supplying a wealthy ancient context for knowing their achievements and how they replaced the perform of science.

500 alphabetically geared up entries on American ladies scientists within the twentieth century, together with genetics pioneers Barbara McClintock and Rosalind Franklin, Scotchgard inventor Patsy Sherman, and developer of the be aware processor Evelyn Berezin.

50 short essays on girls in particular medical disciplines, exploring how each one particular box handled gender issues

10 essays on sociocultural concerns, together with gender in well known technology, women in clinical schooling, balancing profession and family)

Chronologies of vital historic advancements, specialist awards, and medical "firsts"

Extensive bibliography of reference and different works pointed out within the entries in addition to updated bibliography of scholarly books, articles, and internet sites relating to particular matters in women's technology schooling and employment

Indexes geared up via topic, key observe, and clinical discipline

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