ERIC Number: EJ630095
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
"Peripheral and Subversive": Women Making Connections and Challenging the Boundaries of the Science Community.
Davis, Kathleen S.
Science Education, v85 n4 p368-409 Jul 2001
Draws upon the findings of a qualitative study that examines the valued capital, ways, and practices of a support group for women working in the sciences at an academic research institution. Discusses how women were given little access to powerful networks in science and encountered many obstacles in their attempts to develop networks. (Contains 72 references.) (Author/ASK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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