Nobel Prize Women In Science

Author: Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
Publisher: Joseph Henry Press
ISBN: 0309072700
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The book reveals the relentless discrimination these women faced both as students and as researchers. Their success was due to the fact that they were passionately in love with science.

Nobel Prize Women In Science

Author: Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
Publisher: Joseph Henry Press
ISBN: 9780309072700
Size: 59.61 MB
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The book reveals the relentless discrimination these women faced both as students and as researchers. Their success was due to the fact that they were passionately in love with science.

Nobel Prize Women In Science

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Presents the electronic version of the book which describes the lives and achievements of fifteen women who either won Nobel Prizes or contributed to a winning project.

Nobel Prizes And Life Sciences

Author: Erling Norrby
Publisher: World Scientific
ISBN: 9814299367
Size: 47.72 MB
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The book illustrates the individuals and environments that are conducive to scientific creativity.

Prize Fight

Author: Morton Meyers, M.D.
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1137000562
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In Prize Fight , Emeritus Chair at SUNY School of Medicine Morton Meyers pulls back the curtain to reveal the dark side of scientific discovery.

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 Theory That Would Not Die

Author: Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300175094
Size: 62.49 MB
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Today, Bayes' rule is used everywhere from DNA de-coding to Homeland Security.Drawing on primary source material and interviews with statisticians and other scientists, The Theory That Would Not Die is the riveting account of how a ...

Prometheans In The Lab

Author: Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
Publisher: Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
ISBN: 9780071407953
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It is an enlightening account of chemical discoveries, the people who discovered them, and how they shaped the modern world--for better...and for worse. ..."these are the dramatic stories of bold chemists who irrevocably changed our lives.

Lise Meitner

Author: Ruth Lewin Sime
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520208605
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Traces the life of a Jewish physicist who had to flee Nazi Germany, codiscovered nuclear fission with Otto Hahn and Fritz Strassmann, but was denied recognition when the work received a Nobel Prize

Headstrong

Author: Rachel Swaby
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0553446800
Size: 53.60 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?