Reference Information
Book Name Women Scientists in America: Before Affirmative Action, 1940-1972
Acronym 17 MWR2 Call Number URL Q130 R683 1995
Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
Date of Publication 1995 City of Publication Baltimore, MD
Editor Other Editors
Author Margaret W. Rossiter Other Authors

Additional Information
Women Cited Astrophysics
Farnsworth, Alice
Harwood, Margaret
Hoffleit, Ellen Dorrit
Hogg, Helen Battles Sawyer
Payne-Gaposchkin, Cecilia Helena
Rubin, Vera
Shane, Mary H.
Sitterly, Charlotte Moore
Vyssotsky, Emma Williams
Warwick, Constance Sawyer
Wright, Frances Woodworth

Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
Sponer, Hertha D.E.
Phillips, Melba Newell

Biological Physics
Yalow, Rosalyn Sussman

Chemical Physics
Blodgett, Katharine Burr
Telkes, Maria De

Condensed Matter Physics
Conwell, Esther Marly
Dresselhaus, Mildred S.
Laird, Elizabeth Rebecca

Hodgkin, Dorothy Crowfoot
Karle, Isabella Lugoski

Bartlett, Helen Blair

Mathematical Physics
Geiringer, Hilda

Nuclear Physics
Ajzenberg-Selove, Fay
Anderson, Elda
Goeppert-Mayer, Maria
Goldhaber, Gertrude
Meitner, Lise
Wu, Chien Shiung

Hayner, Lucy
Healea, Monica
Marton, Claire
Slater, Rose C.L. Mooney
Swope, Henrietta
Way, Katherine
Weeks, Dorothy Walcott

Reference to publications
in scientific journals
Biographical references yes
Areas of Research yes
Discoveries Made yes

Notes This book details the history of women's contributions to science from 1940 until 1972.