2011

Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Madame Marie Sklodowska Curie’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry

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ISBN: 978-94-6091-719-6 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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      Pages 1-6

      Introducing the Book

  2. Marie Curie’s Impact on Science and Society

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 7-7

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      Pages 9-39

      Marie Curie and Science Education

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      Pages 41-57

      Irène Joliot-Curie, a Nobel Laureate in Artificial Radioactivity

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      Pages 59-85

      American Memories of Madame Curie

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      Pages 87-102

      Marie Curie, Ethics and Research

  3. Women Chemists in the Past two Centuries

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 103-103

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      Pages 105-118

      Marie Curie, Women, and the History of Chemistry

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      Pages 119-139

      One Hundred Years of Women in Chemistry in the 20th Century

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      Pages 141-166

      Women Chemists Informing Public Education About Chemistry During the 20th Century

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      Pages 167-187

      Forgotten Women in Science Education

  4. Policy Implications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 189-189

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      Pages 191-204

      Witches, Alchemists, Poisoners and Scientists

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      Pages 205-223

      Mme Curie’s 2011 Centennial and the Public Debate on the Underrepresentation of Women in Science

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      Pages 225-238

      Educational Policy of Accountability and Women’s Representation in Science

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 239-253