Rocket Science or Social Science? Involving Women in the Creation of Computing

Oxford Internet Institute Forum Discussion Paper No. 3, March 2004

44 Pages Posted: 21 Jan 2016

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Ursula Martin

University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute

Sonia Liff

University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute

William H. Dutton

GCSCC Computer Science University of Oxford

Ann Light

University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute

Date Written: March 1, 2004

Abstract

This paper is based on a forum at the Oxford Internet Institute at the University of Oxford organized and supported by the co-authors. Bringing more women into the computing professions as been an enduring project. We hope this paper enables those involved in this effort to build on past work.

Keywords: women, computing, inclusiveness

Suggested Citation

Martin, Ursula and Liff, Sonia and Dutton, William H. and Light, Ann, Rocket Science or Social Science? Involving Women in the Creation of Computing (March 1, 2004). Oxford Internet Institute Forum Discussion Paper No. 3, March 2004, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2718710 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2718710

Ursula Martin

University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute ( email )

1 St. Giles
University of Oxford
Oxford OX1 3PG Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire OX1 3JS
United Kingdom

Sonia Liff

University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute ( email )

1 St. Giles
University of Oxford
Oxford OX1 3PG Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire OX1 3JS
United Kingdom

William H. Dutton (Contact Author)

GCSCC Computer Science University of Oxford ( email )

Department of Computer Science
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Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 3PR
United Kingdom

Ann Light

University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute ( email )

1 St. Giles
University of Oxford
Oxford OX1 3PG Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire OX1 3JS
United Kingdom

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