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Women, Minorities & Persons With Disabilities in Science & Engineering Deborah Fort

Women, Minorities & Persons With Disabilities in Science & Engineering

Deborah Fort

Published May 28th 1998
ISBN : 9780788149023
Paperback
283 pages
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 About the Book 

Women, minorities, & persons with disabilities have historically been underrepresented in scientific & engineering occupations. Some progress has been made over the last several decades, but there is still room for improvement. This reportMoreWomen, minorities, & persons with disabilities have historically been underrepresented in scientific & engineering occupations. Some progress has been made over the last several decades, but there is still room for improvement. This report presents data on participation of underrepresented groups in science & engineering (S&E). It also documents factors important to success in S&E in precollege educ., undergraduate & graduate educ., & employment. The data & analyses presented can be used to track progress, develop policies to increase participation in S&E, & evaluate the effectiveness of such policies.