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From girls in their elements to women in science

From girls in their elements to women in science

rethinking socialization through memory-work

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Memory -- Social aspects,
  • Human information processing -- Social aspects,
  • Cognition and culture,
  • Social perception,
  • Women scientists -- Psychology,
  • Socialization

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [153]-160) and index

    StatementJudith S. Kaufman ... [et al.]
    SeriesCounterpoints -- v. 116, Counterpoints (New York, N.Y.) -- v. 116
    ContributionsKaufman, Judith S., 1955-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF378.S65 F76 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination166 p. :
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17071860M
    ISBN 100820445126
    LC Control Number99053315

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