What She Studies
How scientists in different regions and countries understand religion, ethics, and gender; how different U.S. religious groups understand science; and how women and men at elite research universities negotiate careers as academic scientists alongside family life.
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in the news
When sociologist Elaine Howard Ecklund and her collaborators surveyed the population of British biologists, they found that gender, age, rank and institution seem to have no effect on whether a person is likely to feel a sense of religious belonging.
— Science and Belief Blog
It’s not just women who are being squeezed out of academic science, the study concludes. It’s also men who want to be more active at home.
— The Washington Post
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