The Legacy of Sonya Kovalevskaya: Proceedings of a Symposium
New York: St. See chapter 5 on M. John R. Nudds et al.
Dublin: Trinity College Dublin, London: John Murray, New York: American Physical Society, In special issue on women in astronomy. Vibert Douglas obituary. Canadian astrophysicist. Pnina G. Abir-Am and Dorinda Outram, pp. Antiquity through 19th century. Abir-Am and Dorinda Outram. Includes interviews with astronomers Vera Rubin, pp. Biographical sketches. New York: Doubleday, Biographical sketch.
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With illustrations. Cambridge, MA: A. James Books, New York: Macmillan, Chapter 11 is on Margaret Huggins and other women astronomers: pp. Smith, and J. Craig Wheeler. The first American woman admitted to the Royal Astronomical Society Describes the work of 15 women astronomers.
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Because women chemists contributed to many scientific fields, this section overlaps with others. Westport, CT: Greenwood, Biographies of seventy-five chemists and physicists accompanied by bibliographies of works by and about each. Boston: South End Press, Touts technical editing as a career. Twenty-three professional women share their views. Lyon was the founder of Mount Holyoke College where she established a chemistry department responsible for training many women chemists. Chronological account of key figures since antiquity.
Suggests career pathways for working with patents. On getting women admitted to the Chemical Society of London. Surveys women who graduated from eight Big Ten universities, Statistical study; pays special attention to dual role of chemist and mother. Profiles selected Garvan medalists. Brief overview, emphasizing home economics, food chemistry, and nutrition as areas for women. Describes the challenges in chemical analysis and why women excel at it. Advises on college training, fields of specialized work, opportun ities for advancement, and job hunting.
Opportunities for secretaries, editors, and technical writers. Documents discrimination. See also other papers in the same issue. New York: Bureau of Vocational Information, Syllabus for non-technical chemistry course, with readings and assigned questions.
A look at post-war opportunities. Surveys federal employment.
Miles Washington: American Chemical Society, Works on Marie Curie are listed in this section. Includes Irene Joliet-Curie. Autobiographical account, with background on the Association for Women in Science. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, Contains autobiographical material. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, See material on Marie Lavoisier, pp. Classic biography of Marie Curie, by her daughter. Biochemist, crystallographer, Nobelist. Translated by Lydia Davis. Smithtown, NY: Exposition Press, A biochemist concerned with nutrition.
Washington: American Home Economics Association, Karle and a New Mathematical Breakthrough in Crystallography. Autobiographical article. Treats Jane Marcet and Elizabeth Fulhame, both active in the lateth and earlyth centuries. New York: Saturday Review Press, Includes photographs. Dyer: A Pioneer in Cancer Research. Shattuck taught chemistry and botany at Mount Holyoke in the mid-nineteenth century.
New York: Morrow, History and current status of women in geology. Biographical sketches of Martine de Bertereau, Baroness de Beausoleil ca.
Ogilvie ; Mignon Talbot ; Carlotta J. Bimonthly periodical which began in June Lawrence University, Includes statistical charts. Geological Survey. NOTE: Obituaries are the sole source of biographical background for many women geologists. Sarjeant 7 vols. Krieger, Edinburgh: Royal Scottish Museum, Her Students. Chronicles a split between a mentor and her protegees, unusual because all were women.
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Pabst Jonas Stose, Foster, March 4, — November 5, Duncan, Wife of President Herbert Hoover and the first woman in the United States to be granted a degree in geology. Korringa, Palmer, Wilson Tharp was co-discoverer of the rift valley in the mid-Atlantic Ridge. Untermann, This section covers women in mathematics, mathematical statistics, and the development of computer science. Some of the entries concern research on sex differences in mathematical ability and achievement.
A detailed list of seventy women mathematicians, providing birth and death dates, nationality, areas of interest, and related reference material. Includes extensive index of references in biographical dictionaries, encyclopedias, books, and periodical literature. Dauben, pp. New York: Garland, Biographies and bibliographies of forty-three leading women mathematicians.
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