Women in Science

Meeting Career Challenges by Angela M. Pattatucci

Publisher: Sage Publications, Inc

Written in English
Cover of: Women in Science | Angela M. Pattatucci
Published: Pages: 320 Downloads: 356
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Subjects:

  • Science: General Issues,
  • Social research & statistics,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Women in science,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Nature,
  • History: World,
  • Language,
  • General,
  • Linguistics,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Linguistics
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8028278M
ISBN 100761900497
ISBN 109780761900498

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