Shifting the Spotlight from Center Stage

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  05 Mar 1999:
Vol. 283, Issue 5407, pp. 1464
DOI: 10.1126/science.283.5407.1464a

You are currently viewing the summary.

View Full Text

Log in to view the full text

Log in through your institution

Log in through your institution


Women's Science Learning and Succeeding from the Margins. Margaret A. Eisenhart and Elizabeth Finkel. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1998. 290 pp. $45, £35.95. ISBN 0-226-19544-9. Paper, $15, £11.95. ISBN 0-226-19545-7.

Using findings from case studies of four settings marked by higher-than-usual female participation, Eisenhart and Finkel examine aspects of the learning and practice of science and engineering by women.