Exactly! Ora nem mais!

Posted: May 17th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments »

I’m sick and tired of people saying that women are not cut for some fields, namely engineering, physics, computer science, etc. Women hate math and everything that is too technical – they say. Women go to arts, humanities, and social sciences. And even though a large number of women are entering natural sciences, engineering, and other male-dominated fields, they are still a minority. Several factors explain it: socialization; gender roles; social structure; social networks; peer groups; education; and culture, to name a few. Here’s one of the reasons by fabulous Zack Weiner:

by Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal (SMBC), Zack Weiner