ERIC Number: ED161729
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Hypatia's Sisters: Biographies of Women Scientists - Past and Present.
This booklet gives two- or three-page biographies of seventeen women scientists. They range in history from Agnodice (physician, 300 B.B.) to Jane Goodall (born 1934). In addition, brief sketches are given of twenty-three other women scientists. This anthology is intended to fill a need for curriculum materials and literature that provide positive role models of women as scientists. (BB)
Descriptors: Biographies, Employed Women, Females, Feminism, Role Models, Science Education, Science History, Scientists, Womens Education, Womens Studies
Feminists Northwest, 5038 Nicklas Pl., N.E., Seattle, WA 98105 (free)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Feminists Northwest, Seattle, WA.
Note: Portions of or the entire page of pages 6, 11, 19, 60-61 have been removed due to copyright restrictions; Not available in hard copy due to copyright restrictions