Women Scientists in America: Struggles and Strategies to 1940

TitleWomen Scientists in America: Struggles and Strategies to 1940
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1982
AuthorsRossiter, Margaret
Number of Pagesxviii, 439 p. : ill., ports.
PublisherJohns Hopkins University Press
CityBaltimore
Abstract

This volume describes the activities and personalities of the numerous women scientists--astronomers, chemists, biologists, and psychologists--who overcame extraordinary obstacles to contribute to the growth of American science. This history recounts women's efforts to establish themselves as members of the scientific community and examines the forces that inhibited their active and visible participation in the sciences. [Abstract from WorldCat]

URLhttps://jhupbooks.press.jhu.edu/content/women-scientists-america
Short TitleWomen Scientists in America
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Q130 .R68 1982