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Summers's Comments Draw Attention to Gender, Racial Gaps

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Science  28 Jan 2005:
Vol. 307, Issue 5709, pp. 492-493
DOI: 10.1126/science.307.5709.492

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On 14 January the president of Harvard University, Lawrence Summers, triggered a national uproar when he said at an academic conference that genes and personal choices may help explain why so few women are leaders in science and engineering fields.