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by Jim Haskins,Otha Richard Sullivan
This book is about African American women scientists and inventors, a rarity indeed. Reportedly African Americans in general comprise . % of all science and engineering professionals today.
This book is about African American women scientists and inventors, a rarity indeed. So to read about the significant contributions of these pioneering women is both revealing and uplifting. Some of those profiled are somewhat well known;such as Madame C. J. Walker.
Sullivan once headed Detroit's program to infuse African American history into the public school curriculum
Sullivan once headed Detroit's program to infuse African American history into the public school curriculum. Here he profiles 25 black American woman who have made significant contributions to science and technology, explaining that many, many more are utterly unknown because first of legal bans on granting patents to slaves and later because of social constraints on women. His message to black school girls is that just because they have not heard of black women scientists does not mean that the profession is closed to them.
OTHA RICHARD SULLIVAN, E. is a former science teacher and middle school guidance counselor. He is also the author of African American Inventors (Wiley). As head of Detroit's program to infuse African American history into the public school curriculum, he instructed teachers on how to incorporate African American scientific history into their classes. He is also the author of African American Inventors (Wiley)
African American Women Scientists and Inventors. by James Haskins and Otha Richard Sullivan. Meet African american women of science and invention from the early years to modern Times Patricia Bath, . Miriam E. Benjamin Ursula Burns Alexa Canady, .
African American Women Scientists and Inventors. Jewel Plummer Cobb, P. Ellen F. Eglin Angela D. Ferguson, . Sara E. Goode Evelyn Boyd Granville, P. Dannellia Gladden Green, P. Bessie Blount Griffin Betty Wright Harris, P.
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It's about time! African American Women Scientists and Inventors by Dr. Otha Sullivan could not have been written at a more critical time.
By Otha Richard Sullivan. It's about time! African American Women Scientists and Inventors by Dr. At the dawn of the twenty-first century, we stand, again, at the crossroads with racism, race relations, and discrimination in our country. There is much talk about reparations, affirmative action, achievement gaps, and many other issues seething with racial overtones.
Charles Richard Drew, . Claude Harvard Shirley Ann Jackson, P. Frederick McKinley Jones Percy Lavon Julian, P. Ernest Everett Just, P. Lewis Howard Latimer Jan Earnst Matzeliger Elijah McCoy Benjamin Montgomery John P. Moon Garrett Augustus Morgan Norbert Rillieux Earl D. Shaw, P. Madame C. Walker Daniel Hale Williams, . Granville T. Woods Jane Cooke Wright, . For more than three centuries, African American inventors have been coming up with ingenious ideas .
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The extraordinary journey of African-American inventors and scientists from the 19th and 20th centuries whose .
The extraordinary journey of African-American inventors and scientists from the 19th and 20th centuries whose inventions and discoveries have revolutionized the world. 1, 2, 3. Martin Luther King J. who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964 for his non-violent campaign against racism, summarized the drive and strong will of African-Americans. From science to technology to agriculture and medicine, African-American men and women have empowered the global society and future generations of any race with their contributions and example. They continue to be an inspiration up to this day. He is also the author of African American Inventors (Wiley)
Patricia Bath, M.D.Miriam E. BenjaminUrsula BurnsAlexa Canady, M.D.Jewel Plummer Cobb, Ph.D.Ellen F. EglinAngela D. Ferguson, M.D.Sara E. GoodeEvelyn Boyd Granville, Ph.D.Dannellia Gladden Green, Ph.D.Bessie Blount GriffinBetty Wright Harris, Ph.D.Shirley Ann Jackson, Ph.D. Aprille Joy Ericsson Jackson, Ph.D.Mae Jemison, M.D.Marjorie Stewart Joyner, Ph.D.Mary KennerReatha Clark King, Ph.D.Annie Turnbo MaloneMildred Austin SmithValerie ThomasMadame C. J. WalkerJane Cooke Wright, M.D.Roger Arliner Young, Ph.D.Chavonda J. Jacobs Young, Ph.D.