Carolyn Merchant Quote

While learned ladies had always been present among the educated of nobility, and women had contributed to science and mathematics from earliest times, the "scientific lady" was a product of the Scientific Revolution.


The Death of Nature: Women, Ecology, and the Scientific Revolution, Chapter 11 (p. 269), Harper & Row, Publishers. 1980

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While learned ladies had always been present among the educated of nobility, and women had contributed to science and mathematics from earliest...

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While learned ladies had always been present among the educated of nobility, and women had contributed to science and mathematics from earliest...

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While learned ladies had always been present among the educated of nobility, and women had contributed to science and mathematics from earliest...

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While learned ladies had always been present among the educated of nobility, and women had contributed to science and mathematics from earliest...