Women Write

What fraction of scholarly papers are authored by women? How has this evolved over time? Does the answer depend on the research speciality? This analysis of the JSTOR archive of published papers shows the answer with an in-depth analysis and lovely visualization. Check out the underlying data and methodology at http://www.eigenfactor.org/gender/
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About wormsense

wormsense is the alter-ego of Dr. Miriam B. Goodman, a sensory neurobiologist seeking to understand the sense of touch and to improve careers for women scientists.
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