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Topic: Commitment to Gender Equity at Scholarly Conferences
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Robert Hansen

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Re: Commitment to Gender Equity at Scholarly Conferences
Posted: Oct 2, 2012 6:53 PM
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This seems blatantly sexist.

On Oct 2, 2012, at 6:08 PM, Richard Hake <rrhake@earthlink.net> wrote:

> Some subscribers to Math-Teach might be interested in a new petition <http://bit.ly/QLN8Kz> in favor of GENDER BALANCE IN ACADEMIC CONFERENCES initiated by Dan Sperber (Cognitive Science and Philosophy, Central European University Budapest, and Institut Jean Nicod, Paris); Virginia Valian (Psychology and Linguistics, CUNY Graduate Ctr and Hunter College); and others as listed on the petition.
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> They have established a website at <http://bit.ly/PsPfhM>.
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> In this regard, "Gender Issues in Science/Math Education (GISME) [Hake & Mallow (2008)] may be of interest.
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> I thank Gloria Origgi (2012) <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gloria_Origgi> of the HoPoS-L list for alerting me to this petition.
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> Richard Hake, Emeritus Professor of Physics, Indiana University
> Links to Articles: <http://bit.ly/a6M5y0>
> Links to SDI Labs: <http://bit.ly/9nGd3M>
> Academia: <http://bit.ly/a8ixxm>
> Blog: <http://bit.ly/9yGsXh>
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> REFERENCES
> Hake, R.R. & J.V. Mallow. 2008. "Gender Issues in Science/Math Education (GISME)," over 700 Annotated References & 1000 URL's: Part 1 - All references in alphabetical order, online as a 8.5 MB pdf at <http://bit.ly/gXdrvR>; Part 2 - Some references in subject order, online as a 4.8 MB pdf at<http://bit.ly/fBTzqV>. Also, both are online as ref. 55 at my website <http://bit.ly/b2UsK6> and Jeffry Mallow's website <http://bit.ly/nvhr99>; see also my "Hake'sEdStuff" blog entry at <http://bit.ly/fSkr6W>.
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> Origgi, G. 2012. "Commitment to gender equity at scholarly conferences," online on the CLOSED! HoPoS-L archives at <http://bit.ly/Ryi5RN>. Post of 01 Oct 2012 18:09:57+0200 to HoPoS-L. (HoPoS = History of Philosophy of Science)





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