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Women in Physics [microform] / Laura M. Roth and Nancy M. O'Fallon
Bib ID 5433461
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Roth, Laura M
 
Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1981 
35 p. 
ISBN 9780883182321
0883182327
Summary

This booklet presents information about career opportunities for women in physics. Included are summaries of research areas in physics (optical physics, solid-state physics, materials science, nuclear physics, high-energy physics, astrophysics, cryogenics, plasma physics, biophysics, atmospheric physics) and differences between theory and experiment and between basic and applied research. Also included are discussions of job opportunities (focusing on those related to level of training), how to prepare for a career in physics, the current job situation, job discrimination, and marriage and a career. Brief profiles of 11 female physicists are also provided. (JN)

Notes

Availability: American Physical Society Committee on the Status of Women in Physics, 335 E. 45th Street, New York, NY.

Students.

Counselors.

Practitioners.

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18: https://eric.ed.gov/

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Career Choice.  |  Career Planning.  |  Employment Opportunities.  |  Females.  |  Physics.  |  Science Careers.  |  Science Education.  |  Scientific Research.  |  Scientists.  |  Secondary Education.  |  Secondary School Science.
Form/genre Guides, Non-Classroom.
Other authors/contributors O'Fallon, Nancy M., author  |  American Physical Society, New York, NY
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