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Has Feminism Changed Science

Pub Date : 2001 | Author : Londa Schiebinger | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 0674005449
ISBN 13 : 9780674005440

"Has Feminism Changed Science?" is a history of women in science and a frank assessment of the role of gender in shaping scientific knowledge. Londa Schiebinger first considers the..


Has Feminism Changed Science

Pub Date : 1999 | Author : Londa L. Schiebinger | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : MINN:31951D01656406P
ISBN 13 :

Do women do science differently? And how about feminists--male or female? The answer to this fraught question, carefully set out in this provocative book, will startle and enlighte..


Colonial Botany

Pub Date : 2016-03-01 | Author : Londa Schiebinger | Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press

ISBN 10 : 9780812293470
ISBN 13 : 0812293479

In the early modern world, botany was big science and big business, critical to Europe's national and trade ambitions. Tracing the dynamic relationships among plants, peoples, stat..


Higher Superstition

Pub Date : 2011-08-01 | Author : Paul R. Gross | Publisher : JHU Press

ISBN 10 : 9781421404875
ISBN 13 : 1421404877

This paperback edition of Higher Superstition includes a new afterword by the authors...


Nature S Body

Pub Date : 1993 | Author : Londa L. Schiebinger | Publisher : Rutgers University Press

ISBN 10 : 081353531X
ISBN 13 : 9780813535319

Winner of the Ludwik Fleck Book Prize, Society for Social Studies of Science, 1995 "Schiebinger lays bare the cultural narratives that mix so easily with science. They are at the s..


Reading Women

Pub Date : 2011-03-01 | Author : Stephanie Staal | Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com

ISBN 10 : 9781459612600
ISBN 13 : 1459612604

When Stephanie Staal first read The Feminine Mystique in college, she found it ''a mildly interesting relic from another era.'' But more than a decade later, as a married stay-at-h..


Headstrong

Pub Date : 2015-04-07 | Author : Rachel Swaby | Publisher : Broadway Books

ISBN 10 : 9780553446807
ISBN 13 : 0553446800

Fifty-two inspiring and insightful profiles of history’s brightest female scientists. In 2013, the New York Times published an obituary for Yvonne Brill. It began: “She made a ..