Women in the Biological Sciences: A Biobibliographic Sourcebook, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1567507794
  • ISBN-13: 9781567507799
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 609 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 1997 | Published/Released November 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 1997

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Overview

Provides a definitive archival collection of essays on a larger group of women, profiling both their work and their lives. The volume includes 65 representative women from different countries and eras, and from as many branches of biological investigation as possible.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Contents.
Foreword.
Preface.
Introduction.
Half Title Page.
1: Agassiz, Elizabeth Cabot Cary (1822–1907).
2: Alexander, Hattie Elizabeth (1901–1968).
3: Arber, Agnes Robertson (1879–1960).
4: Auerbach, Charlotte (1899–1994).
5: Bailey, Florence Augusta Merriam (1863–1948).
6: Bodley, Rachel Littler (1831–1888).
7: Braun, Emma Lucy (1889–1971).
8: Britton, Elizabeth Gertrude Knight (1858–1934).
9: Carson, Rachel Louise (1907–1964).
10: Chase, Mary Agnes Meara (1869–1963).
11: Clark, Eugenie (1922–).
12: Cobb, Jewel Isadora Plummer (1924–).
13: Colden, Jane (1724–1766).
14: Colwin, Laura North Hunter (1911–).
15: Cori, Gerty Theresa Radnitz (1896–1957).
16: Dewitt, Lydia Maria Adams (1859–1928).
17: De Graff Doubleday, Neltje Blanchan (1865–1918).
18: Eastwood, Alice (1859–1953).
19: Eckerson, Sophia Hennion (ca. 1867–1954).
20: Elion, Gertrude Belle (1918–).
21: Esau, Katherine (1898–1997).
22: Evans, Alice Catherine (1881–1975).
23: Fell, Honor Bridget (1900–1986).
24: Fossey, Dian (1932–1985).
25: Franklin, Rosalind Elsie (1920–1958).
26: Hamerstrom, Frances Carnes Flint (1907–).
27: Hamilton, Alice (1869–1970).
28: Harvey, Ethel Nicholson Browne (1885–1965).
29: Hildegard of Bingen (1098–1179).
30: Hyde, Ida Henrietta (1857–1945).
31: Hyman, Libbie Henrietta (1888–1969).
32: Klieneberger-Nobel, Emmy (1892–1985).
33: Lancefield, Rebecca Craighill (1895–1981).
34: Lepeshinskaia, Ol'ga Borisovna Protopova (1871–1963).
35: Levi-Montalcini, Rita (1908–).
36: Lyon, Mary Frances (1925–).
37: Mangold, Hilde Proescholdt (1898–1924).
38: Manzolini, Anna Morandi (1716–1774).
39: McClintock, Barbara (1902–1992).
40: Mintz, Beatrice (1921–).
41: Morgan, Ann Haven (1882–1966).
42: Morgan, Lilian Vaughan Sampson (1870–1952).
43: Neufeld, Elizabeth Fondal (1928–).
44: Nice, Margaret Morse (1883–1974).
45: Patrick, Ruth (1907–).
46: Pearce, Louise (1885–1959).
47: Phelps, Almira Hart Lincoln (1793–1884).
48: Pinckney, Elizabeth (Eliza) Lucas (1722–1793).
49: Potter, Beatrix (1866–1943).
50: Quimby, Edith Smaw Hinkley (1891–1982).
51: Ray, Dixy Lee (1914–1994).
52: Rowley, Janet Davison (1925–).
53: Russell, Jane Anne (1911–1967).
54: Sabin, Florence Rena (1871–1953).
55: Sager, Ruth (1918–1997).
56: Scharrer, Berta Vogel (1906–1995).
57: Seibert, Florence Barbara (1897–1991).
58: Shattuck, Lydia White (1822–1889).
59: Slye, Maud Caroline (1869–1954).
60: Stephenson, Marjory (1885–1948).
61: Stevens, Nettie Maria (1861–1912).
62: Taussig, Helen Brooke (1898–1986).
63: Vennesland, Birgit (1913–).
64: Waelsch, Salome Gluecksohn Schoenheimer (1907–).
65: Yalow, Rosalyn Sussman (1921–).
Appendix A: Chronological List of Biographees.
Appendix B: Biographees by Place of Birth, Place of Work, and Field of Scientific Interest.
Appendix C: References in Biographical Dictionaries and Other Collections.
Appendix D: Index of Sources.
Index.
About the Contributors.