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Contributions of Twentieth Century Women to Physics by N Byers

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Published by Taylor & Francis .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Biography: general,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Physics (General),
  • Women In Science,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • History,
  • PHYSICS,
  • Science / Physics,
  • General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages1200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10806803M
ISBN 100750306181
ISBN 109780750306188

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Out of the Shadows: Contributions of Twentieth-Century Women to Physics, Nina Byers and Gary Williams, Cambridge U. Press, New York, $ ( pp.).ISBN Author: Andrea K. Dobson. Contributions of Twentieth-Century Women to Physics. Edited by: Nina Byers, University of California, Los Angeles Gary Williams, University of California, Los Angeles "This book fills a vacuum in the history of physics. Out of the Shadows: Contributions of Twentieth-Century Women to Physics Why are there not more prominent female physicists? Throughout history women have been denied access to higher learning and scientific laboratories. Today, traditional barriers faced by women in higher education have been breached. However, the female pioneers. In addition to scientific papers, Byers published papers and edited a book on original and important contributions to modern physics by 20th century female physicists. She developed the website Contributions of 20th Century Women to Physics (CWP website), which documents original and important contributions to physics by over 80 female.

Out of the Shadows: Contributions of Twentieth-Century Women to Physics Edited by Nina Byers and Gary Williams Cambridge University Press, , pages, ISBN This is an important collection of essays depicting the lives and scientific accomplishments of forty women physicists and astronomers during the 20 th century. It. Start your review of Out of the Shadows: Contributions of Twentieth-Century Women to Physics Write a review Kaylee rated it really liked it/5.   MicroReviews by The Book Review Editor: Out of the Shadows: Contributions of Twentieth-Century Women to Physics: Nina Byers and Gary WilliamsAuthor: John L. Hubisz. The Oxford Handbook of the History of Physics () pp; excerpt; Byers, Nina; Williams, Gary (). Out of the Shadows: Contributions of Twentieth-Century Women to Physics. Cambridge University Press. ISBN Cropper, William H. (). Great Physicists: The Life and Times of Leading Physicists from Galileo to Hawking. Oxford.