20th century, Science

Evidence and Reason, My Heroes and Guides: Naomi Weisstein

By Caroline Buckee One of the most pervasive and damaging myths about the differences between the sexes is that women are fundamentally less rational than men. This stereotype is particularly apparent in the context of science and mathematics; in 2005 the Dean of Harvard University suggested that the current under-representation of females in science and… Continue reading Evidence and Reason, My Heroes and Guides: Naomi Weisstein