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2 edition of Women in technology. found in the catalog.

Women in technology.

Platt of Writtle, Beryl Catherine Platt Baroness.

Women in technology.

by Platt of Writtle, Beryl Catherine Platt Baroness.

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Published by University of Surrey in [Guildford] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesLeggett lectures -- 8th
ContributionsUniversity of Surrey.
The Physical Object
Pagination25p. ;
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13981098M

But women have played a significant role in the ongoing evolution of computer technology. So in an effort to pay homage to the contributions of women in technology, we decided to highlight a group of women, who through invention and innovation, brought life to the technology world. So here’s a toast to 10 mothers of technology.   Women are interested in tech, but feel restricted in career progress. Ask women to name some of their top career goals, and you’ll likely hear advancement as a common response. An alarming issue associated with women in technology is that, even when they like their jobs, they’re more likely than their male counterparts to leave within a year.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Women and technology. Jaipur: Rawat Publications, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.   Women, Science, and Technology is an ideal reader for courses in feminist science studies. This third edition fully updates its predecessor with a new introduction and twenty-eight new readings that explore social constructions mediated by technologies, expand the scope of feminist technoscience studies, and move beyond the nature/culture paradigm.

Each of the ten chapters in Women, Gender, and Technology explores a different aspect of how gender and technology work--and are at work--in particular domains, including film narratives, reproductive technologies, information technology, and the profession of engineering. The volume's contributors include representatives of over half a dozen different disciplines, and each provides a novel. Women in Tech South Africa. Women in Tech ZA was founded as a means to showcase the diverse and talented women working in ICT in South Africa. Since its founding, Women in Tech ZA has evolved from purely profiling local women in tech to also raising awareness of .


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