Women and minorities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics : upping the numbers
Source:Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA, p.379 (2007)
Call Number:Cubb Q130 .W652 2007
Keywords:Minorities in engineering, Minorities in mathematics, Minorities in science, Minorities in technology, Women in engineering, Women in mathematics, Women in science, Women in technology
"'Women and Minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics' is the definitive resource for anyone seeking to understand the numerous factors that impact diversity in STEM professions. Mary Mattis and Ronald Burke have organized the most meaningful statistics, research, and best practices into a comprehensive review of the challenges and opportunities to increase the participation of women in minorities in STEM. By making the complexity and pervasiveness of barriers to women and minorities apparent, Mattis and Burke help us recognize that we must implement solutions that encompass all stages in education, public images of the STEM professions and work place systems in industry and academia. Anyone who sincerely seeks to advance diversity in STEM will find this a priceless resource."
- Christina M. Vogt, National Academy of Engineering