Young women in science and technology: The importance of choice

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Dimitriadi, Angeliki;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Springer Heidelberg
  • Journal: volume 2, issue 1,page5issn: 2192-5372
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/2192-5372-2-5
  • Subject: stereotypes | science and technology | role models | transferability
    • ddc: ddc:650
    acm: ComputingMilieux_GENERAL | ComputingMilieux_COMPUTERSANDEDUCATION | ComputingMilieux_THECOMPUTINGPROFESSION

Despite significant improvements in the last couple of years, women are still under-represented in science and technology, both in the academic and private sector. This is due to a variety of reasons, mostly related to the role allocated to women in modern society as we... View more
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