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Preface.......................................................................... ix Acknowledgements............................................. xv Part I Views of Women’s Intellectual Abilities Chapter 1 From Ancient Times to Early Modern Europe................. 3 Chapter 2 Renaissance and Enlightenment.................................... 21 Chapter 3 The Classic Arguments and Debates............................. 35 Part II  Scientific Education of Women from the 17th Century to the 19th Century Chapter 4 Women Who Participated in Science in Early Modern Europe............................................................. 55 Chapter 5 Education for Women in the 16th and 17th Centuries................................................................ 71 Chapter 6 Education for Women in the 18th Century..................... 91 Chapter 7 School and University Reforms in the 19th Century.... 107 C o n te n ts 0014_Frize_5x8_B_v09_16_11_2009.indd 7 16/11/09 6:19 PM Part III  Education and Careers in Science and Engineering Chapter 8 Women in Engineering, Mathematics, and Science in the 20th Century. .................................. 131 Chapter 9 Obstacles to the Entry of Young Women into Science and Engineering............................................. 145 Chapter 10 Recruitment and Outreach. .......................................... 161 Chapter 11 Strategies to Attract and Retain More Women. ............ 177 Chapter 12 Women in Scientific and Engineering Workplaces. ..... 197 Chapter 13 Strategies for Equitable Workplaces............................ 221 Chapter 14 Developing a New Culture in Science, Engineering, and Technology...................................... 235 Part IV Profiles of Three Women, by Peter Frize Chapter 15 The Bold and the Brave: Sophie Germain, Mileva Marić Einstein, and Rosalind Franklin............ 261 Epilogue.................................................................... 299 Appendices. ............................................................... 305 Bibliography.......................................................... 317 INDEX............................................................................ 332 0014_Frize_5x8_B_v09_16_11_2009.indd 8 16/11/09 6:19 PM ...

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ISBN
9780776618845
Related ISBN
9780776607252
MARC Record
OCLC
864851766
Pages
366
Launched on MUSE
2012-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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