Women's history as scientists : a guide to the debates / Leigh Ann Whaley.Material type: TextSeries: Controversies in sciencePublication details: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2003.Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 252 pages) : illustrationsContent type:
- online resource
- 9781576077429 (electronic bk.)
- 157607742X (electronic bk.)
- 305.43/5/09 21
- 500.82 21
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-232) and index.
The Classical Debate: Can Women Do Science? -- The Medieval Woman in Science: contradictions within the church and the university -- The Querelle des Femmes: The Debate about Women -- The Debate about Education and the Inferiority of Women -- The Cartesian Debate -- The Professionalization of Science: the Exclusion of Women -- The Age of the Enlightenment: Science as an Unsuitable Subject for a Lady -- The "New Science" and the Debate about Women -- "Doctoring only for Men": Women and Medicine -- The Feminist Critique of Science.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI Available via World Wide Web.
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