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The Resource A lab of one's own : science and suffrage in the first World War, Patricia Fara

A lab of one's own : science and suffrage in the first World War, Patricia Fara

Label
A lab of one's own : science and suffrage in the first World War
Title
A lab of one's own
Title remainder
science and suffrage in the first World War
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Fara
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Patricia Fara unearths the forgotten suffragists of World War I who bravely changed women's roles in the war and paved the way for today's female scientists
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fara, Patricia
Dewey number
940.3082/0941
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • D639.W7
  • Q130
LC item number
  • F37 2018
  • .F365 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in science
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Women
  • Science
Target audience
adult
Label
A lab of one's own : science and suffrage in the first World War, Patricia Fara
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3
  • Subjects of Science: Biological Justifications of Women's Status
  • 30
  • Part II
  • Abandoning Domesticity, Working for the Vote
  • 4
  • A New Century: Voting for Science
  • 49
  • 5
  • Factories of Science: Women Work for War
  • Part I
  • 69
  • 6
  • Ray Costelloe/Strachey: The Life of a Mathematical Suffragist
  • 92
  • Part III
  • Corridors of Science, Crucibles of Power
  • 7
  • Scientists in Petticoats: Women and Science before the War
  • 115
  • 8
  • Preserving the Past, Facing the Future
  • A Scientific State: Technological Warfare in the Early Twentieth Century
  • 134
  • 9
  • Taking Over: Women, Science, and Power During the War
  • 149
  • 10
  • Chemical Campaigners: Ida Smedley and Martha Whiteley
  • 166
  • Part IV
  • Scientific Warfare, Wartime Welfare
  • 1
  • 11
  • Soldiers of Science: Scientific Women Fighting on the Home Front
  • 183
  • 12
  • Scientists in Khaki: Mona Geddes and Helen Gwynne-Vaughan
  • 197
  • 13
  • Medical Recruits: Scientists Care for the Nation
  • 216
  • 14
  • Snapshots: Suffrage and Science at Cambridge
  • From Scotland to Sebastopol: The Wartime Work of Dr Isabel Emslie Hutton
  • 239
  • Part V
  • Citizens of Science in a Post-War World
  • 15
  • Interwar Normalities: Scientific Women and Struggles for Equality
  • 265
  • 16
  • Lessons of Science: Learning from the Past to Improve the Future
  • 280
  • 3
  • 2
  • A Divided Nation: Class, Gender, and Science in Early Twentieth-Century Britain
  • 14
Control code
ocn989049156
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 334 pages
Isbn
9780198794981
Lccn
2017946189
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
940.3 F22 ; XX-N ; [A17BP112, #32, 3@24.95, LAP/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 989049156
  • (OCoLC)989049156
Label
A lab of one's own : science and suffrage in the first World War, Patricia Fara
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3
  • Subjects of Science: Biological Justifications of Women's Status
  • 30
  • Part II
  • Abandoning Domesticity, Working for the Vote
  • 4
  • A New Century: Voting for Science
  • 49
  • 5
  • Factories of Science: Women Work for War
  • Part I
  • 69
  • 6
  • Ray Costelloe/Strachey: The Life of a Mathematical Suffragist
  • 92
  • Part III
  • Corridors of Science, Crucibles of Power
  • 7
  • Scientists in Petticoats: Women and Science before the War
  • 115
  • 8
  • Preserving the Past, Facing the Future
  • A Scientific State: Technological Warfare in the Early Twentieth Century
  • 134
  • 9
  • Taking Over: Women, Science, and Power During the War
  • 149
  • 10
  • Chemical Campaigners: Ida Smedley and Martha Whiteley
  • 166
  • Part IV
  • Scientific Warfare, Wartime Welfare
  • 1
  • 11
  • Soldiers of Science: Scientific Women Fighting on the Home Front
  • 183
  • 12
  • Scientists in Khaki: Mona Geddes and Helen Gwynne-Vaughan
  • 197
  • 13
  • Medical Recruits: Scientists Care for the Nation
  • 216
  • 14
  • Snapshots: Suffrage and Science at Cambridge
  • From Scotland to Sebastopol: The Wartime Work of Dr Isabel Emslie Hutton
  • 239
  • Part V
  • Citizens of Science in a Post-War World
  • 15
  • Interwar Normalities: Scientific Women and Struggles for Equality
  • 265
  • 16
  • Lessons of Science: Learning from the Past to Improve the Future
  • 280
  • 3
  • 2
  • A Divided Nation: Class, Gender, and Science in Early Twentieth-Century Britain
  • 14
Control code
ocn989049156
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 334 pages
Isbn
9780198794981
Lccn
2017946189
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
940.3 F22 ; XX-N ; [A17BP112, #32, 3@24.95, LAP/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 989049156
  • (OCoLC)989049156

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