American women in technology: an encyclopedia

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ABC-CLIO, Jun 1, 2000 - Reference - 384 pages
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A diverse compendium of biographies of leading American women in the field of technology.
-- Entries focus on technological events that opened scientific areas to women
-- Contains biographies of women who made important contributions to technology, and organizations that aided women to enter specialties ranging from astrophysics and aerospace to telecommunications and textiles
-- Illustrated and indexed

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This one-volume encyclopedia provides brief descriptions of the contributions women have made to technology. The authors, all writers specializing in science education, have broadened the definition ... Read full review

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About the author (2000)

LINDA ZIERDT-WARSHAW is a science editor and writer.

Winkler has worked several years in science education, most recently as a science resource specialist.

Bernstein has founded and directed science education programs for gifted students as well as taught science at the elementary and secondary school levels.

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