ERIC Number: EJ607226
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Promise and Limits of Mentoring in Academic Science: A Look at Research on Impact and Effectiveness.
Grant, Linda; Ward, Kathryn
AWIS Magazine, v29 n1 p6-9 Win 2000
Considers the importance of mentoring in physical, chemical, and social sciences research. Discusses the mentoring program of the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) which focuses on helping women and minority scientists. Describes mentoring as "typically an asymmetrical power relation but it is not entirely unidimensional in flow of sources." (Contains 21 references.) (Author/YDS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
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Note: Theme issue: Mentoring Women Scientists for the 21st Century.