Readings and Resources

MIT Resources

Resources Outside of MIT

Books and Papers

  • Amazon logo Simmons, R. The Curse of the Good Girl: Raising Authentic Girls with Courage and Confidence. Penguin, 2010 (reprint). ISBN: 9780143117988.
  • Amazon logo Tannen, D. Talking from 9 to 5: Women and Men at Work. William Morrow Paperbacks, 1995. ISBN: 9780380717835.
  • Amazon logo Margolis, Jane, and Allan Fisher. Unlocking the Clubhouse: Women in Computing. The MIT Press, 2003. ISBN: 9780262632690. [Preview with Google Books]
  • Amazon logo Valian, Virginia. Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women. The MIT Press, 1999. ISBN: 9780262720311. [Preview with Google Books]
  • Amazon logo Estrich, Susan. Sex and Power. Riverhead Books, 2000. ISBN: 9781573221245.
  • Amazon logo Fletcher, Joyce K. Disappearing Acts: Gender, Power and Relational Practice at Work. The MIT Press, 1999. ISBN: 9780262062053.
  • Amazon logo Seymour, Elaine. Talking About Leaving: Why Undergraduates Leave the Sciences. Westview Press, 1996. ISBN: 9780813389264.
  • Amazon logo Tobias, Sheila. Faces of Feminism: An Activist's Reflections on the Women's Movement. Westview Press, 1997. ISBN: 9780813328423.
  • Amazon logo ———. They're Not Dumb, They're Different: Stalking the Second Tier. Science News Books, 1990. ISBN: 9789991755663.
  • Halley, J. W., Azin Adjoudani, et al. "The Graduate Record Examination as an Indicator of Learning of the Curriculum Taught to Physics Majors in US Institutions." American Journal of Physics 59, no. 5 (1991): 403–10.
  • U.S. Department of Education. The Secretary of Education's Commission on Opportunity in Athletics. "Open to All": Title IX at Thirty. February, 2003. (PDF)