Lucent Library of Black History: Hidden No More: African American Women in STEM Careers, 1st Edition

  • Caroline Kennon
  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1534562443
  • ISBN-13: 9781534562448
  • DDC: 509.2
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 104 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released August 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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About

Overview

In recent years, the stories of black women in scientific and mathematical fields have finally emerged from the shadows of history to inspire new generations of Americans. Through engaging main text filled with quotes from prominent figures, readers understand how black women who pursued careers in science and math helped shape the history of the world and continue to shape its future. Eye-catching photographs make this complex and influential topic easily relatable, while informative sidebars provide a thorough investigation of powerful women in powerful careers.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Foreword.
Setting the Scene: A Timeline.
Introduction: From Inequality to Opportunity.
1: Space and Aviation.
2: Biology and Chemistry.
3: Medicine.
4: Psychology and Psychiatry.
5: Inventors, Notable Women, and the Future.
Notes.
For More Information.
Index.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.