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Profiles of pioneer women scientists

Elizabeth Moot O"Hern

Profiles of pioneer women scientists

by Elizabeth Moot O"Hern

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Published by Acropolis Books in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Women medical scientists -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementElizabeth Moot O"Hern ; introduction by Morris Schaeffer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsR153 .O36 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination264 p. :
      Number of Pages264
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2710794M
      ISBN 100874918111
      LC Control Number86003515

        In Praise of Pioneer Women and Rocket Scientists Huntsville, Ala., and the state of Wyoming are gearing up for anniversaries. One will be an outright celebration, the other, a call to action. The descendent of famed women's rights pioneers, Blatch once rode a horse across New York to campaign for a women's right to vote. In , she sued the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) for refusing to admit her as a full member, even though she met all requirements. At the time, women were only admitted as junior members.

        This book about great women scientists is also very much about great overlooked women scientists. Some of the telling sentences you will see in this book are: “Rosalind [Franklin] is remembered as a woman who should have won a Nobel prize.” And, “Despite Cecilia’s accomplishments [Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin discovered the sun is made mostly of hydrogen. Nor is it unusual that the names of female scientists are less well known to the public, especially when one takes into account, as an illustrative example, that only 17 women have received Nobel prizes in science from to One of them, the French-Polish Marie Curie, is among the four distinguished people holding two awards, and is probably the most popular female scientist.

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