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Title Crossing boundaries, building bridges : comparing the history of women engineers, 1870s-1990s / edited by Annie Canel, Ruth Oldenziel, and Karin Zachmann.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, [2003]


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Description 1 online resource (xix, 290 pages) : illustrations.
Series Studies in the history of science, technology and medicine ; v. 12
Studies in the history of science, technology, and medicine ; v. 12.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Women engineers -- History -- 19th century.
Women engineers -- History -- 20th century.
Women in engineering -- History -- 19th century.
Women in engineering -- History -- 20th century.
Women engineers -- Social conditions.
Genre History.
Electronic book.
Contents Foreword: Musings about the woman engineer as muse / Ruth Schwartz Cowan -- Notes on contributors -- Introduction: Crossing boundaries, building bridges : comparing the history of women engineers, 1970s-1990s / Ruth Oldenziel, Annie Canel, and Karin Zachmann -- Multiple-entry visas : gender and engineering in the US, 1870-1945 / Ruth Oldenziel -- 'Am I a lady or an engineer?' : the origins of the Women's Engineering Society in Britain, 1918-1940 / Carroll Pursell -- Educating men : women and the Swedish Royal Institute of Technology, 1880-1930 / Boel Berner -- A woman's challenge : the Petersburg Polytechnic Institute for Women, 1908-1918 / Dmitri Gouzévitch and Irina Gouzévitch -- Maintaining the walls : women engineers at the École Polytechnique Féminine and the Grandes Écoles in France / Annie Canel -- Precarious victories : the entry of women into engineering studies in Austria, 1900-1945 / Juliane Mikoletzky -- Women in Army research : ambivalent careers in Nazi Germany / Annette Vogt -- Mobilizing womanpower : women, engineers and the East German state in the Cold War / Karin Zachmann -- A pyrrhic victory : Greek women's conquest of a profession in crisis, 1923-1996 / Konstantinos Chatzis and Efthymios Nicolaïdis -- Epilogue: Women engineers in western Germany : will we ever be taken for granted? / Moniko Greif.
Other Author Canel, Annie.
Oldenziel, Ruth, 1958-
Zachmann, Karin.
Other Title Print version: Crossing boundaries, building bridges. London ; New York : Routledge, [2003]