Scientific and technological advances and innovations are critical to the economic performance of developed countries and the standard of living of the citizens. This book discusses the nature and size of the problem and shows why increasing the number of women and minorities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics industries is vital.... 256 USA African-American PhD candidates in sciences 91a100 Asian Americans in science and engineering 128a54 ... 171 WISEST Summer Research Program (WSRP) 212, 216, 226 women African-American (in PhD programs) 91a100anbsp;...
|Title||:||Women and Minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics|
|Author||:||Ronald J. Burke, Mary C. Mattis|
|Publisher||:||Edward Elgar Publishing - 2007-01-01|