Nobel Prize Women in Science

Nobel Prize Women in Science

Their Lives, Struggles, and Momentous Discoveries

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An examination of the lives of Nobel Prize-winning women scientists discusses the work of Marie Curie, Emmy Noether, Lise Meitner, and others, and explains why more than four hundred men and only nine women have won this prestigious award

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Exploring the reasons why only nine of the more than 300 recipients of the Nobel Prize in science have been women, science writer McGrayne examines the lives and achievements of 14 women scientists who either won a Nobel Prize or played a crucial role in a Nobel Prize-winning project. Their stories are case studies of triumph over relentless gender discrimination. B&w photographs throughout. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

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& Taylor

An examination of the lives of Nobel Prize-winning women scientists discusses the work of Marie Curie, Emmy Noether, Lisa Meitner, and others, and explains why more than four hundred men and only nine women have won this prestigious award.

Publisher: N.Y. : New York : Birch Lane Press, 1992
ISBN: 9781559721462
1559721464
Characteristics: 419 p. : ill. ; cm

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