Readings in Gender and Science


Outline of the course:

The course will include the following readings and presentations by the participants.

Feminism and Science; Evelyn Fox Keller and Helen E. Longino, OUP, New York, 1996

Reflections on Gender and Science; Evelyn Fox Keller, YUP, New Haven, 1985

Hypatia's Heritage, a history of women in science from antiquity through the nineteenth Century, Margaret Alic, Beacon Press, Boston, 1986

The Mismeasure of Man, Stephen J. Gould, Penguin books, London, 1981

The Social Shaping of Technology, Mackenzie Donald and Wajcman Judy, OUP, Philadelphia, 1985

The Mind has no sex? Women in the origins of Modern Science, Londa Schiebinger, HUP, Cambridge, 1989

The Science Studies reader, ed Mario Biagioli, Routledge, New York and London,1999

Handbook of science and technology studies, ed Sheila Jasanoff, Gerald E. Markle, James C., Petersen, and Trevor Pinch, Sage Publications, London, 1995

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