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Feminism and Science : Race, Gender, and Science - Nancy Tuana

Feminism and Science

Race, Gender, and Science

By: Nancy Tuana (Editor)

Paperback Published: 22nd November 1989
ISBN: 9780253205254
Number Of Pages: 264

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..". thoughtful critiques of the myriad issues between women and science." -- Belles Lettres

"Outstanding collection of essays that raise the fundamental questions of gender in what we have been taught are objective sciences." -- WATERwheel

..". all of the articles are well written, informative, and convincing. Admirable editorial work makes this anthology unusually helpful for scholars and students... Highly recommended... " -- Choice

Questioning the objectivity of scientific inquiry, this volume addresses the scope of gender bias in science. The contributors examine the ways in which science is affected by and reinforces sexist biases. The essays reveal science to be a cultural institution, structured by the political, social, and economic values of the culture within which it is practiced.

ISBN: 9780253205254
ISBN-10: 0253205255
Series: Race, Gender, and Science
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 264
Published: 22nd November 1989
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.24  x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.36