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Women in Mathematics
Language: en
Pages: 185
Authors: Lynn M. Osen
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1974 - Publisher: MIT Press

Examines the lives and scholarly endeavors of women who have profoundly affected mathematical thought since antiquity
Women in Mathematics
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Claudia Henrion
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-10-22 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

"... a wonderful addition to any mathematics teacher's professional bookshelf." -- The Mathematics Teacher "The individual biographies themselves make for enthralling, often inspiring, reading... this volume should be compelling reading for women mathematics students and professionals. A fine addition to the literature on women in science... Highly recommended." -- Choice
Language: en
Pages: 456
Authors: Bettye Anne Case, Anne M. Leggett
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-31 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Sophie Germain taught herself mathematics by candlelight, huddled in her bedclothes. Ada Byron Lovelace anticipated aspects of general-purpose digital computing by more than a century. Cora Ratto de Sadosky advanced messages of tolerance and equality while sharing her mathematical talents with generations of students. This captivating book gives voice to
Women of Mathematics
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: Louise et al Grinstein (Edited By)
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: Greenwood

The books contains biographies and bibliographies of some forty leading women mathematicians. The majority of the essays were written by women who are themselves mathematicians. The work explores the barriers that have been faced over the years by the few successful women in higher mathematics.
World Women in Mathematics 2018
Language: en
Pages: 156
Authors: Carolina Araujo, Georgia Benkart, Cheryl E. Praeger, Betül Tanbay
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-17 - Publisher: Springer

The first World Meeting for Women in Mathematics - (WM)2 - was a satellite event of the International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) 2018 in Rio de Janeiro. With a focus on Latin America, the first (WM)2 brought together mathematicians from all over the world to celebrate women mathematicians, and also