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Revealing New Worlds: Three Victorian Naturalists Suzanne Le-May Sheffield

Revealing New Worlds: Three Victorian Naturalists

Suzanne Le-May Sheffield

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ISBN : 9789058231574
Hardcover
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 About the Book 

Victorian women certainly recognized that male naturalists were not always willing to welcome them warmly into their inner sanctum of scientific work, honor and prestige. This book examines the ability of women to understand themselves and respond toMoreVictorian women certainly recognized that male naturalists were not always willing to welcome them warmly into their inner sanctum of scientific work, honor and prestige. This book examines the ability of women to understand themselves and respond to their needs as complex human beings. Within a framework of socially and scientifically constructed norms, these Victorian women used science as a path to self awareness and intellectual accomplishment.