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Can Compute, Won't Compute: Women's Participation in the Culture of Computing

16 Pages Posted: 12 Jul 2003  

Fiona M. Wilson

University of Glasgow - Department of Business and Management

Abstract

This paper is designed to enlarge our understanding of how computing is perceived. It uses findings from a quantitative and qualitative study of Computer Science and Psychology students. The paper shows how students believe they have an equal chance in Computing Science and are failing to acknowledge inequality.

Suggested Citation

Wilson, Fiona M., Can Compute, Won't Compute: Women's Participation in the Culture of Computing. New Technology, Work and Employment, Vol. 18, pp. 127-142, July 2003. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=423703

Fiona M. Wilson (Contact Author)

University of Glasgow - Department of Business and Management ( email )

Adam Smith Business School
University of Glasgow
Glasgow, Scotland G12 8QQ
United Kingdom

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