Women in Mathematics by Lynn M. Osen

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The colorful lives of these women, who often traveled in the most avant-garde circles of their day, are presented in fascinating detail. The obstacles and censures that were also a part of their lives are a sobering reminder of the bias against women still present in this and other fields of academic endeavor. Mathematicians, science historians, and general readers will find this book a lively history; women will find it a reminder of a proud tradition and a challenge to take their rightful place in academic life today. This 1975 The MIT Press Paperback is in Near Mint condition.

ISBN: 9780262650090 SKU: 343016 Note: Any image shown is from a stock photo and is not the actual book.