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The Resource Complexities : women in mathematics, edited by Bettye Anne Case, Anne M. Leggett

Complexities : women in mathematics, edited by Bettye Anne Case, Anne M. Leggett

Label
Complexities : women in mathematics
Title
Complexities
Title remainder
women in mathematics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bettye Anne Case, Anne M. Leggett
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
510/.82/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QA27.5
LC item number
.C66 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Case, Bettye Anne
  • Leggett, Anne M
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in mathematics
  • Feminism and science
  • Women mathematicians
  • Mathematics
  • Wiskundigen
  • Vrouwen
  • Beroepspraktijk
Label
Complexities : women in mathematics, edited by Bettye Anne Case, Anne M. Leggett
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In her own words / Olga Taussky-Todd -- Remembering Olga Taussky Todd / Chandler Davis -- Being Julia Robinson's sister / Constance Reid -- Euphemia Lofton Haynes -- Marjorie Lee Browne / Patricia Clark Kenschaft -- Cora Ratto de Sadosky / Cora Sadosky -- Fifty years in mathematics / Mabel S. Barnes -- Emmy Noether / Emiliana Pasca Noether -- My grandmother, Grace Chisholm Young / Sylvia M. Wiegand -- Like mother, like daughter / Ivor Grattan-Guinness -- Charlotte Angas Scott / Patricia Clark Kenschaft -- Sonia Kovalevsky / Linda Keen -- Elizaveta Fedorovna Litvinova / Ann Hibner Koblitz -- Ada Byron Lovelace / Dana Angluin -- Sophie Germain / Mary W. Gray -- Christine Ladd Franklin and Mary Fairfax Somerville -- Women and mathematical ability / Ralph P. Boas -- AWM's first twenty years: the presidents' perspectives / Lenore Blum -- Activities and awards -- AWM in the 1990s / Jean E. Taylor and Sylvia M. Wiegand -- 1996: women preside -- Affirmative action: what is it and what should it be? / Cora Sadosky -- Across borders / Bettye Anne Case and Anne M. Leggett -- Women invited as speakers at ICMs -- ICM activities on women in mathematics -- International views on education / Elizabeth S. Allman -- Crossing ocean and equator / Isabel Salgado Labouriau -- Voices from six continents -- Pathways in mathematics / Bettye Anne Case and Anne M. Leggett -- Black and female / Vivienne Malone Mayes -- In remembrance / Etta Zuber Falconer and Lee Lorch -- How I decided to pursue a Ph.D. in mathematics / Geraldine Darden -- A double dose of discrimination / Elayne Arrington-Idowu -- Prejudice and isolation, or cooperation and support? -- Moment maps in stable bundles / Karen Uhlenbeck -- Honors and awards. Uhlenbeck receives national medal of science ; Gung and Hu award conferred on Schafer / Linda R. Sons ; Spikes honored as administrator and educator ; Chauvenet prize awarded to Birman -- Expository writing / Joan S. Birman -- Country school to grad school / Burton W. Jones and Robert A. Rosenbaum -- The real world of the 1930s / Dorothy L. Bernstein -- Two mentors. Violet Bushwick Haas / Pamela G. Coxson ; Alice B. Dickinson / Joan P. Hutchinson -- Increasing minority representation in mathematics / William A. Hawkins ... [et al.] -- Research and teaching at liberal arts colleges / Lynne M. Butler -- Sustaining a research program / Karen Brucks, Bettye Anne Case, and Anne M. Leggett -- Are student ratings unfair to women? / Neal I. Koblitz -- Rules for academic success / Audrey A. Terras -- Government and administration / Mina Rees -- Citations -- Computer science / Maria M. Klawe -- Aerospace / Elizabeth Ralston -- Oil industry / Margaret Waid -- Publishing / Anneli Lax, Bettye Anne Case, and Anne M. Leggett -- National Security Agency / Barbara Brown Flinn -- Biomedical research / Sarah E. Holte -- Communications industry / Margaret H. Wright -- How I became a mathematician / Louise Hay -- Is geography destiny? / Margaret A.M. Murray -- Universities and the two-body problem / Susan Landau -- Lifestyle discussions. The two-city existence / Judy Green -- Spatial separation in family life / Marian Boykan Pour-El -- Tenure track, mommy track / Susan Landau -- Problems, including mathematical problems, from my early years / Cathleen Synge Morawetz -- Looking back- looking ahead / Evelyn Boyd Granville -- Olga Taussky and class field theory / Christa Binder -- Numbers, matrices, and commutativity / Helene Shapiro -- The Taussky Todd celebration / Bettye Anne Case ... [et al.] -- A mathematician at NIST today / Fern Y. Hunt -- What use is statistics for massive data? / Diane Lambert -- Math, with an attitude / Linda Petzold -- Biased random walk: a brief mathematical biography / Nancy Kopell -- Challenges / Karen Uhlenbeck -- Mathematics in "my century" / Carolyn S. Gordon -- Thought problems / Ingrid Daubechies -- Outreach and variety / Suzanne Lenhart -- Demographic trends and challenges / Carolyn R. Mahoney -- Me, a mathematician? / Catherine A. Roberts -- My path toward mathematics / Karen E. Smith -- A cautionary tale / Helen Moore -- Role models and mentors / Judy L. Walker -- An energetic career / Tamara G. Kolda -- For the love of mathematics / Tasha R. Inniss -- Mathematics: mortals and morals / Katherine Socha
Control code
665228
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 412 pages, 22 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780691114620
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004048843
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780691114620
  • (OCoLC)55798063
Label
Complexities : women in mathematics, edited by Bettye Anne Case, Anne M. Leggett
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In her own words / Olga Taussky-Todd -- Remembering Olga Taussky Todd / Chandler Davis -- Being Julia Robinson's sister / Constance Reid -- Euphemia Lofton Haynes -- Marjorie Lee Browne / Patricia Clark Kenschaft -- Cora Ratto de Sadosky / Cora Sadosky -- Fifty years in mathematics / Mabel S. Barnes -- Emmy Noether / Emiliana Pasca Noether -- My grandmother, Grace Chisholm Young / Sylvia M. Wiegand -- Like mother, like daughter / Ivor Grattan-Guinness -- Charlotte Angas Scott / Patricia Clark Kenschaft -- Sonia Kovalevsky / Linda Keen -- Elizaveta Fedorovna Litvinova / Ann Hibner Koblitz -- Ada Byron Lovelace / Dana Angluin -- Sophie Germain / Mary W. Gray -- Christine Ladd Franklin and Mary Fairfax Somerville -- Women and mathematical ability / Ralph P. Boas -- AWM's first twenty years: the presidents' perspectives / Lenore Blum -- Activities and awards -- AWM in the 1990s / Jean E. Taylor and Sylvia M. Wiegand -- 1996: women preside -- Affirmative action: what is it and what should it be? / Cora Sadosky -- Across borders / Bettye Anne Case and Anne M. Leggett -- Women invited as speakers at ICMs -- ICM activities on women in mathematics -- International views on education / Elizabeth S. Allman -- Crossing ocean and equator / Isabel Salgado Labouriau -- Voices from six continents -- Pathways in mathematics / Bettye Anne Case and Anne M. Leggett -- Black and female / Vivienne Malone Mayes -- In remembrance / Etta Zuber Falconer and Lee Lorch -- How I decided to pursue a Ph.D. in mathematics / Geraldine Darden -- A double dose of discrimination / Elayne Arrington-Idowu -- Prejudice and isolation, or cooperation and support? -- Moment maps in stable bundles / Karen Uhlenbeck -- Honors and awards. Uhlenbeck receives national medal of science ; Gung and Hu award conferred on Schafer / Linda R. Sons ; Spikes honored as administrator and educator ; Chauvenet prize awarded to Birman -- Expository writing / Joan S. Birman -- Country school to grad school / Burton W. Jones and Robert A. Rosenbaum -- The real world of the 1930s / Dorothy L. Bernstein -- Two mentors. Violet Bushwick Haas / Pamela G. Coxson ; Alice B. Dickinson / Joan P. Hutchinson -- Increasing minority representation in mathematics / William A. Hawkins ... [et al.] -- Research and teaching at liberal arts colleges / Lynne M. Butler -- Sustaining a research program / Karen Brucks, Bettye Anne Case, and Anne M. Leggett -- Are student ratings unfair to women? / Neal I. Koblitz -- Rules for academic success / Audrey A. Terras -- Government and administration / Mina Rees -- Citations -- Computer science / Maria M. Klawe -- Aerospace / Elizabeth Ralston -- Oil industry / Margaret Waid -- Publishing / Anneli Lax, Bettye Anne Case, and Anne M. Leggett -- National Security Agency / Barbara Brown Flinn -- Biomedical research / Sarah E. Holte -- Communications industry / Margaret H. Wright -- How I became a mathematician / Louise Hay -- Is geography destiny? / Margaret A.M. Murray -- Universities and the two-body problem / Susan Landau -- Lifestyle discussions. The two-city existence / Judy Green -- Spatial separation in family life / Marian Boykan Pour-El -- Tenure track, mommy track / Susan Landau -- Problems, including mathematical problems, from my early years / Cathleen Synge Morawetz -- Looking back- looking ahead / Evelyn Boyd Granville -- Olga Taussky and class field theory / Christa Binder -- Numbers, matrices, and commutativity / Helene Shapiro -- The Taussky Todd celebration / Bettye Anne Case ... [et al.] -- A mathematician at NIST today / Fern Y. Hunt -- What use is statistics for massive data? / Diane Lambert -- Math, with an attitude / Linda Petzold -- Biased random walk: a brief mathematical biography / Nancy Kopell -- Challenges / Karen Uhlenbeck -- Mathematics in "my century" / Carolyn S. Gordon -- Thought problems / Ingrid Daubechies -- Outreach and variety / Suzanne Lenhart -- Demographic trends and challenges / Carolyn R. Mahoney -- Me, a mathematician? / Catherine A. Roberts -- My path toward mathematics / Karen E. Smith -- A cautionary tale / Helen Moore -- Role models and mentors / Judy L. Walker -- An energetic career / Tamara G. Kolda -- For the love of mathematics / Tasha R. Inniss -- Mathematics: mortals and morals / Katherine Socha
Control code
665228
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 412 pages, 22 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780691114620
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004048843
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780691114620
  • (OCoLC)55798063

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