Leaving science : occupational exit from scientific careers / Anne E. Preston.
- Preston, Anne Elizabeth.
- , ©2004
About this work
New York : Russell Sage Foundation, , ©2004.
xv, 201 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Science : the period and the people -- The magnitude and character of exit -- Leaving science for income and opportunity -- Family responsibilities and their effects on a scientific career -- Mentoring -- Leaving science because of discontent with science itself -- Does the rapidly changing knowledge within science affect exit? -- Perceptions of discriminatory treatment -- Policy initiatives.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -196) and index.
Where to find it
Location StatusMedical CollectionQ149.U5 2004P74l Open shelves