TITLE

Women in physics: A tale of limits

AUTHOR(S)
Tesfaye, Casey Longer; Ivie, Rachel
PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
Physics Today;Feb2012, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses surveys on the careers of women in physics. Topics covered include problems that women physicists face in their work and studies, and sex-based differences in resources, professional opportunities, and family responsibilities. It is noted that cultural expectations also inhibit the progress of women physicists.
ACCESSION #
71895841

 

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