Etiqueta: gender

Gender research from multiple disciplines

Genre Egalité et Mixité is a interdisciplinary research group on gender in education, created at the University of Lyon, that explores this issue along three axes: teacher training, scientific research, and the creation of a specialised library. Coming from several disciplines, its researchers have different profiles and consequently, different conceptions of feminism, making the team unique.

Dia Internacional de la Dona i la Xiqueta en la Ciència
Science from women’s lives. Better Science?

Recent gender analyses have been opening new paths for innovation and excellence. This paper reviews the origin and genealogy of the project, highlights its positive effects, and highlights examples of its achievements. This work did not come out of nowhere; it is supported by decades of gender and science studies.

Cordelia Fine
Interview with Cordelia Fine

New arguments for old stereotypes. That’s how professor Cordelia Fine describes «neurosexism», a term referring to the use of neuroscience to justify traditional gender role models, models that do not include the stereotype of the female scientist. That might somewhat explain the poor presence of