The Resource Lady professor, Robert L. Switzer, (electronic resource)

Lady professor, Robert L. Switzer, (electronic resource)

Label
Lady professor
Title
Lady professor
Statement of responsibility
Robert L. Switzer
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Emma Hansen, a poor farm girl born in 1900, has exceptional scholastic ability and a deep fascination with the natural world. She fights her way through poverty, her family's indifference, and prejudices against women to attend high school and Hancock College, a small Midwestern school. Encouraged by the college's only female professor, Emma conducts her first research with dung beetles and micro-organisms. The Lady Professor is a novel about the human side of real science, historically and scientifically accurate, but readily intelligible to non-scientists. It portrays a transitional time for women in America and would particularly interest young women who are drawn to careers in science
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Switzer, Robert L
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women science students
  • Women college teachers
  • Rural families
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Lady professor, Robert L. Switzer, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11928314
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11928314
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11928314
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11928314
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Lady professor, Robert L. Switzer, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11928314
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11928314
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11928314
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11928314
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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