Advertisement

© 2010

Becoming an Engineer in Public Universities

Pathways for Women and Minorities

  • Editors
  • Kathryn M. Borman
  • Will Tyson
  • Rhoda H. Halperin
Book

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Urban Education book series (PSUE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Kathryn M. Borman, Rhoda H. Halperin, Will Tyson
    Pages 1-19
  3. Bridget A. Cotner, Cassandra Workman Whaler, Will Tyson
    Pages 21-51
  4. Will Tyson, Chrystal A. S. Smith, Arland Nguema Ndong
    Pages 53-80
  5. Rebekah S. Heppner, Reginald S. Lee, Hesborn O. Wao
    Pages 81-104
  6. Hesborn O. Wao, Reginald S. Lee
    Pages 105-126
  7. Susan Chanderbhan Forde, Cynthia A. Grace, Bridget A. Cotner
    Pages 127-146
  8. Cassandra Workman Whaler, Jason E. Miller
    Pages 147-171
  9. Kathryn M. Borman, Will Tyson, Cassandra Workman Whaler
    Pages 173-190
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 199-209

About this book

Introduction

Based on research conducted in a three year, mixed-method, multi-site National Science Foundation, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Talent Expansion Program Project, this book offers a comprehensive look into how engineering department culture and climate impacts the successful retention of female and minority college students.

Keywords

Institution learning mathematics research university

About the authors

KATHRYN M. BOORMAN is Professor of Anthropology and lead researcher at the Alliance for Applied Research in Anthropology and Education in the Department of Anthropology at the University of South Florida, USA. 
  
WILL TYSON is Assistant Professor of Sociology and senior research associate at the Alliance for Applied Research in Anthropology and Education in the Department of Anthropology at the University of South Florida, USA. 
  
RHODA HALPERIN is a Fellow of the Society for Applied Anthropology and was most recently Professor of Anthropology at Montclair State University and Professor Emerita in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Cincinnati, USA.

Bibliographic information

Industry Sectors
Finance, Business & Banking

Reviews

"Recommended." - CHOICE