Margaret W. Rossiter History of Women in Science Prize

The Margaret W. Rossiter History of Women in Science Prize is awarded by the History of Science Society for an outstanding book or article on the history of women in science.[1] It is named after Professor Margaret W. Rossiter, a pioneer in the field of the role of women in science.

RecipientsEdit

Source: History of Science Society

Year Winner Work
1987 Regina Markell Morantz-Sanchez Sympathy and Science: Women Physicians in American Medicine (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1985).
1988 Pnina Abir-Am Synergy or Clash: Disciplinary and Marital Strategies in the Career of Mathematical Biologist Dorothy Wrinch, in Uneasy Careers and Intimate Lives, edited by Pnina Abir-Am and Dorinda Outram (New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1987)
1989 Joan Mark A Stranger in Her Native Land: Alice Fletcher and the American Indians (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1988).
1990 Ann Hibner Koblitz "Science, Women, and the Russian Intelligentsia: The Generation of the 1860s," Isis, 1988, 79: 208-226.
1991 Martha H. Verbrugge Able-Bodied Womenhood: Personal Health and Social Change in Nineteenth-Century Boston (New York: Oxford University Press, 1988).
1992 Judith Coffin Social Science Meets Sweated Labor: Reinterpreting Women's Work in Late Nineteenth-century France
1993 Barbara Duden The Woman Beneath the Skin: A Doctor's Patients in Eighteenth-Century Germany (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1991).
1994 Londa Schiebinger Why Mammals Are Called Mammals: Gender Politics in Eighteenth-Century National History, American Historical Review, 1993, 98: 382-411.
1995 Elizabeth Lunbeck The Psychiatric Persuasion: Knowledge, Gender, and Power in Modern America (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1994).
1996 Ida Stamhuis A Female Contribution to Early Genetics: Tine Tammes and Mendel's Laws for Continuous Characters, Journal of the History of Biology, 1995, 28: 495-531.
1997 Margaret W. Rossiter Women Scientists in America: Before Affirmative Action, 1940-1972 (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995).
1998 Mary Terrall Émilie du Chätelet and the Gendering of Science, History of Science, 1995, 33: 283-310.
1999 Linda J. Lear Rachel Carson: Witness for Nature (Henry Holt and Company, 1997).
2000 Naomi Oreskes Objectivity or Heroism? On the Invisibility of Women in Science, Osiris, 1996, 11: 87-113.
2001 Charlotte Furth A Flourishing Yin: Chinese Medical History, 960-1665 (University of California Press, 2000).
2002 Ruth Oldenziel "Multiple-Entry Visas: Gender and Engineering in the U.S., 1870-1945," in Crossing Boundaries, Building Bridges: Comparing the History of Women Engineers, 1870s-1990s, eds. Annie Canel, Ruth Oldenziel, and Karin Zachmann (Harwood Academic Publishers, 2000), pp. 11-50.
2003 Ellen Singer More Restoring the Balance: Women Physicians and the Profession of Medicine, 1850-1995 (Harvard University Press, 2000).
2004 Paula Findlen The Scientist's Body: The Nature of Woman Philosopher in Enlightenment Italy in The Faces of Nature in Enlightenment Europe, (Berlin: Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag, 2003), pp. 211-236.
2005 Kathleen Broome Williams Improbable Warriors: Women Scientists and the U.S. Navy in World War II, The Naval Institute Press.
2006 Arleen Tuchman Situating Gender, Isis, March 2004, volume 85, no.1.
2007 Katharine Park Secrets of Women: Gender, Generation, and the Origins of Human Dissection, Zone Books
2008 Sara Stidstone Gronim What Jane Knew: A Woman Botanist in the Eighteenth Century,, Journal of Women's History 2007, volume 19, no. 3.
2009 Monica H. Green Making Women's Medicine Masculine. The Rise of Male Authority in Pre-Modern Gynaecology (Oxford University Press, 2008).
2010 Marsha L. Richmond The 'Domestication' of Heredity: The Familial Organization of Geneticists at Cambridge University, 1895-1910 (Journal of the History of Biology, 2006).
2011 Yi-Li Wu Reproducing Women: Medicine, Metaphor, and Childbirth in Late Imperial China (University of California Press, 2010).
2012 Peter Kastor and Conevery Valencius Sacagawea’s Cold: Pregnancy and the Written Record of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, (Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 2008).
2013 Sally Gregory Kohlstedt Teaching Children Science: Hands-On Nature Study in North America, 1890-1930, (The University of Chicago Press, 2010).
2014 Kimberly A. Hamlin The ‘Case of a Bearded Woman’: Hypertrichosis and the Construction of Gender in the Age of Darwin, American Quarterly 63, no. 4 (Dec 2011): 985-81.
2015 Amy Sue Bix Girls Coming to Tech! A History of American Engineering Education for Women (MIT Press, 2014)
2016 Paola Bertucci The In/visible Woman: Mariangela Ardinghelli and the Circulation of Knowledge between Paris and Naples in the Eighteenth Century Isis, Vol. 104, No. 2 (June 2013), pp. 226-249.
2017 Laura Micheletti Puaca Searching for Scientific Womanpower: Technocratic Feminism and the Politics of National Security, 1940-1980 (Gender and American Culture) (The University of North Carolina Press, 2014).
2018 Kara Swanson Rubbing Elbows and Blowing Smoke: Gender, Class, and Science in the Nineteenth-Century Patent Office, Isis 108, no. 1 (March 2017): 40-61.
2019 Elaine Leong Recipes and Everyday Knowledge: Medicine, Science, and the Household in Early Modern England, (University of Chicago Press, 2018).

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The Margaret W. Rossiter History of Women in Science Prize - History of Science Society". hssonline.org. Retrieved 23 March 2018.