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Girls and women of color in STEM : their journeys in higher education / edited by Nahed Abdelrahman, Beverly J. Irby, Julia Ballenger, Barbara Polnick.
Title:
Girls and women of color in STEM : their journeys in higher education / edited by Nahed Abdelrahman, Beverly J. Irby, Julia Ballenger, Barbara Polnick.
Publication:
Charlotte, NC : Information Age Publishing, Inc., [2020]
Publication Date:
2020
ISBN:
9781648020919

9781648020926
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
I started to know the feeling of being an outsider: An Arab-American muslim woman's narrative of her STEM education journey / Woong Lim and Katherine Crawford-Garrett -- Comparative analysis of enrollment and degrees awarded in STEM field among gender, race, and ethnicity in doctoral universities in Texas / Julia Ballenger, Delores Rice, and Johyun Kim -- Focus: females of color in STEM / Padmanabhan Seshaiyer, Claudette Davis, Kelly Knifght, and Daniella Blunt Craddock -- From theory to practice: Building a knowledge-sharing community of female engineering technology students / Yen C. Verhoeven, Chelsea BaileyShea, and Elizabeth Dell -- Is this really what I have to deal with?! A critical exploration of science doctoral culture by underrepresented women of color / Senetta Bancroft -- Self-reflection on engagement in virtual classrooms as the dual role: An Asian woman graduate student and middle-girl avatar in STEM / Haiping Hao, Gerald Kulm, and Trina J. Davis -- The community college experience: enrollment and persistence of African American and Latina women in computer science / Jill Denner and Linda Werner -- Through her eyes: Exploring the longitudinal perspectives of women of color in STEM education programs / Anthony Collatos, Spring Cooke, and Monika McKnight -- Turning points in the pursuit of STEM careers: A mixed-methods analysis focusing on women of color / Rachael D. Robnett, Omar Ruvalcaba, Barbara K. Goza, Martin M. Chemers, and Moin Syed -- Understanding equity in postsecondary STEM: A transformative self-study / Francesca A. White and Gayle A. Buck -- What are the stakes? Academic politics and intersectionality in STEM / Margaret Graham and Jessica L. Lavariega Monforti.
Abstract:
"The 11 chapters in this book provide a glimpse into the journeys that women from diverse backgrounds and ethnic differences take in their higher education undergraduate or graduate careers. The diverse women include ethnicities of Arabic, Asian, African-American, American Indian, and Latina"-- Provided by publisher.
Content Type:
text
Carrier Type:
volume
Language:
English
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