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Main Title Women in science and engineering : choices for success /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Selby, Cecily Cannan.
Publisher New York Academy of Sciences,
Year Published 1999
OCLC Number 40964754
ISBN 1573311669; 9781573311663; 1573311677; 9781573311670
Subjects Women scientists--Congresses ; Women engineers--Congresses ; Vrouwen ; Wetenschap ; Techniek ; Women, Working ; Science ; Engineering ; Women, Working--congresses ; Science--congresses ; Engineering--congresses
Internet Access
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EIAM  Q11.N5 vol. 869 1999 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 11/30/2001 DISPERSAL
Collation xix, 263 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Papers from a conference held in New York City, Mar. 12-13, 1998. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction to a 25th anniversary conference -- Creeping toward inclusivity in science: executive summary -- Personal reflections -- Working together to expand opportunity -- Invitied background papers -- pt. 1. Changes: what difference has the last twenty-five years made? -- pt. 2. Choices: what keeps women in science and engineering? -- The work -- The workplace -- The rewards -- pt. 3. Successes: which policies and practices work? -- What promotes success in the private sector? -- What policies of government agencies are worth emulating? -- What promotes the development of women scientists in academia? -- Academic policies and practices -- pt. 4. The future: what have we learned and how can it help?