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“t” refers to table A Abercromby, David, 25, 317 abortion, 263 Académie des Sciences (Paris), 127, 206, 271 Académie Royale des Sciences (Paris), 61–62 Academy of Science in Bologna, 100, 102 Adèle et Théodore (Crest de Saint-Aubin), 93 affirmative action, 202 Agnesi, Maria Gaetana, 101–2 Akademiet for de Tekniske Videnskaber (ATV) [Denmark], 207 alchemists, 57–58 alchemy, 13, 17, 57, 59, 62, 64, 67, 79 Algarotti, Francesco, 98 Algonquin College, 170, 173 Alic, Margaret, 14, 56, 85, 266, 317 Altman, Simon, 292 androcentric bias, 242 Anthropologie in pragmatischer Hinsicht (Anthropology from a Pragmatic Point of View) (Kant), 33 anti-feminists, 19 Antioch College [USA], 117 APEO. See Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario (APEO) Aquinas, Thomas, 13–18, 23, 306tA1.1, 308tA1.2 Arabian scholars, 13 Archimedes, 265 Argentina, 241 Aristotelian–Ptolemaic worldview, 11, 60 Aristotle, 10–12 Aspasia of Miletus, 5, 14, 49 Association Française des Femmes Ingénieurs, 143, 317 Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario (APEO), 191 Astell, Mary education for women, denial of, 48 education of boys and girls, 30 essay on marriage, 88–89 inferiority of women, 30 Locke’s principles, 30 men’s response to Astell’s advice, 88 nature–nurture debate, 48 Plato’s views, 29 A Serious Proposal to the Ladies for the Advancement of Their True and Greatest Interest, 87–88 socially constructed attitudes, 31 society favours boys over girls, 49 women possess reason, 48 women’s nature, 306–7tA1.1, 308tA1.2 astronomers, 13, 63, 65, 92, 96, 103–4, 267 Athenian women, 4–6 ATV. See Akademiet for de Tekniske Videnskaber (ATV) Augustine’s vision of women, 21 Averroes, 13, 16–18, 41, 48–49, 306–7tA1.1, 317 Avicenna, 13 Axelrod, Paul, 120 B Babbage, Charles, 124–25 baby-care services, 256 baby-changing tables, 247 IN D E X 0014_Frize_5x8_B_v09_16_11_2009.indd 332 16/11/09 6:19 PM Index 333 baccalauréat (university entrance examination), 142 Bacon, Sir Francis, 60, 67, 239–40 Balbi, Paolo, 101 Banbury School (England), 79 Barnard (college), 117 Barnett, Carol C., 276, 284–85, 287, 317 Bassi, Laura Maria Caterina, 100–102 Baumgartner-Papageorgiou, Alice, 146–47 BCURA. See British Coal Utilisation Research Association (BCURA) Belenky, Mary, 245, 318 Belgium, 111, 116 Benedict XIV, Pope, 101–2 Bennett, Daphne, 114 Beobachtungen über das Gefühl des Schönen und Erhabenen (Observations on the Feeling of the Beautiful and the Sublime) (Kant), 33 Berg, A. J., 155, 328–29, 179181 Berlin Academy, 62, 65, 67 Bern Medical School, 274 Besso, Michele, 285–86 Bétolaud, Jacques, 206 Better than Rubies: A History of Women’s Education (Stock), 71, 329 bias, 197–201, 204 androcentric, 242 in competitions, 224 double standards and, 301 of the elite in a particular field, 266 equal recognition for women vs., 288 gender, 205, 211, 217, 225, 232, 248, 300 of managers, 232 negative effects of, 232 outdated, 224 of scientists and engineers, 244 of search committees, 223 stereotypic, 232, 300 subjectivity and, 252 systemic, 201, 203–4 against women, 209, 211 bias-free environment, 205 Bible, 76 Bijvoet, Maya, 78 biological (sex) lines, 38 biomedical engineering, 100, 186, 189, 192, 222–23, 240 Bodichon, Barbara Leigh Smith, 111–12 Bodington, Alice, 123 Book of the City of Ladies (Pizan), 78 Boston University, 117 “bottom line” approach, 247 Bovier, Bernard, 98 Boyle, Robert, 61–62, 83, 97 Bragg, Sir Lawrence, 295 Bragg, W. H., 291 Bragg, W. L., 291 Brahe, Sophia, 63–64 Brahe, Tycho, 60, 64 brain size, 39–40, 47 Bramwell, Amy, 118 Briggs, Katherine C., 248 British Coal Utilisation Research Association (BCURA), 293–94 British Medical Journal, 255 Bruto, Gian Michele, 76 Bryan, Margaret, 123 Bryce, Viscount, 119 Bryce Commission, 111–12, 118 Bryn Mawr (college), 117 Bucca, Dorotea, 100 Bucciarelli, Louis, 264, 268–69, 318 Burgess-Jackson, Keith, 50–51, 318 Burstall, Sara, 118 Butler, Josephine, 112 Byron, Annabella, 125 Byron, Augusta Ada (Lovelace), 125–27 Byron, Lord, 125 0014_Frize_5x8_B_v09_16_11_2009.indd 333 16/11/09 6:19 PM 334 THE BOLD AND THE BRAVE C Cabanis, P. J. G., 94 Canada coeducation, 154 coeducational and single-sex schools and colleges, 111 diversity policies in universities, 194 education of women in, 120–22 equity in education developments, 117 funding councils, culture of, 255 girls’ education in, 117 information technology choice by students, 149 Lady Godiva Parade, 182 multidisciplinary research teams, 186 Ontario and Quebec, patterns and trends in, 138–39 performance of secondary school children, 144 research grants...

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9780776618845
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9780776607252
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864851766
Pages
366
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2012-01-01
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English
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