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Women in life science careers

  • 48 Pages
  • 0.18 MB
  • English
Capstone High/Low Books , Mankato, Minn
Women life scientists -- Biography -- Juvenile litera
Statementby Jetty Kahn ; consultant, Jaleh Daie.
SeriesCapstone short biographies
LC ClassificationsQH26 .K34 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL345249M
ISBN 10073680014X
LC Control Number98004251

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In one of the most comprehensive studies of gender differences in science careers ever conducted, Women in Science provides a systematic account of how U.S. youth are selected into and out of science education in early life, and how social forces affect career outcomes later in the science labor Cited by: Describes the careers of five women working in the life sciences.

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