Has Feminism Changed Science

Author: Londa Schiebinger
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674005440
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Has Feminism Changed Science? is a history of women in science and a frank assessment of the role of gender in shaping scientific knowledge.

Has Feminism Changed Science

Author: Londa L. Schiebinger
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Do women do science differently? And how about feminists--male or female? The answer to this fraught question, carefully set out in this provocative book, will startle and enlighten every faction in the "science wars.

Higher Superstition

Author: Paul R. Gross
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421404877
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This paperback edition of Higher Superstition includes a new afterword by the authors.

Reading Women

Author: Stephanie Staal
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com
ISBN: 1459612604
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She set out on a quest: to reenroll at Barnard and re-read the great books she had first encountered as an undergrad.From the banishment of Eve to Judith Butler’sGender Trouble, Staal explores the significance of each of these classic ...

Colonial Botany

Author: Londa Schiebinger
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812293479
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This volume breaks new ground by treating the development of the science of botany in its colonial context and situating the early modern exploration of the plant world at the volatile nexus of science, commerce, and state politics.

Headstrong

Author: Rachel Swaby
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0553446800
Size: 57.55 MB
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Among the questions the obituary—and consequent outcry—prompted were, Who are the role models for today’s female scientists, and where can we find the stories that cast them in their true light?

Transforming Science And Engineering

Author: Abigail J. Stewart
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 9780472116034
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"This book's time has come. Transforming Science and Engineering is important, and lots of people can learn from what has happened in the ADVANCE universities.

Finding Wonders

Author: Jeannine Atkins
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1481465678
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Maria longed to discover a new comet—and after years of studying the night sky, she finally did. Told in vibrant, evocative poems, this stunning novel celebrates the joy of discovery and finding wonder in the world around us.

Women In Science

Author: Vivian Gornick
Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY
ISBN: 1558617442
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In their hyphenated identity is captured the pain and excitement of a culture struggling to mature.”—The Washington Post In this newly revised twenty-fifth anniversary edition, acclaimed writer and journalist Vivian Gornick interviews ...

The Mind Has No Sex

Author: Londa Schiebinger
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674576254
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A reexamination of the origins of modern science; discovers a forgotten heritage of women scientists and probes the cultural and historical forces that continue to shape the course of scientific scholarship and knowledge.