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ERIC Number: EJ409319
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Reference Count: 0
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Why Women Succeed in Mathematics.
Fabricant, Mona; And Others
Mathematics Teacher, v83 n2 p150-54 Feb 1990
Uses historical figures to examine variables influencing women's success in mathematics. The three characteristics stressed are supportive family background; early exposure to significant mathematics; and available female role models in mathematics. Discusses barriers to females' choice of mathematics as their careers and actions taken to increase females' participation. Lists 22 references. (YP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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