By Magdolna Hargittai
Women Scientists portrays scientists from various backgrounds, varied geographical regions-eighteen nations from 4 continents-and leaders from various specialist backgrounds, together with 8 Nobel laureate ladies. The publication is split into 3 sections: "Husband and spouse Teams," "Women on the Top," and "In excessive Positions." Hargittai makes use of her personal adventure to introduce her first part at the lives of trendy clinical and addresses the fun and drawbacks of husband and spouse groups. the second one part is a finished exploration of the struggles and triumphs of "women on the top." Hargittai introduces ladies from nations the place quite little has been written approximately woman scientists. the ultimate part specializes in ladies scientists concerned with technological know-how management and management. Hargittai's biographical sketches position versions for budding scientists. The booklet is a miles wanted account of lady presence and impact within the sciences.
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