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Title:
Athena unbound : the advancement of women in science and technology
Author:
Etzkowitz, Henry, 1940-
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Publication Information:
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2000.
Physical Description:
282 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction: Women in science: Why so few? -- The science career pipeline -- Women and science: Athena bound -- Gender, sex, and science -- Selective access -- Critical transitions in the graduate and post-graduate career path -- Women's (and men's) graduate experience in science -- The paradox of critical mass for women in science -- The "kula ring" of scientific success -- Women's faculty experience -- Dual male and female worlds of science -- Differences between women in science -- Social capital and faculty network relationships -- Negative and positive departmental cultures -- Initiatives for departmental change -- International comparisons -- Athena unbound: policy for women in science.
ISBN:
9780521563802

9780521787383
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Book

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