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Science on the Home Front American Women Scientists in World War II by Jordynn Jack

Science on the Home Front American Women Scientists in World War II


Science on the Home Front American Women Scientists in World War II by Jordynn Jack

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Jack does an excellent job of expanding notions of genre, arguing that scientific genres not only regulated gender norms and determined access to knowledge and expertise, they also decided who could speak within the academy and whose work was considered valuable. --Rhetoric & Public Affairs Recommended. --Choice

About the Author

Jordynn Jack is an assistant professor of English at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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Publication date

9th October 2009


Jordynn Jack

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University of Illinois Press


184 pages


History of science



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