Has a good discussion on personal attitudes and creative communication skills.

Sindermann, Carl J. 1987 Survival Strategies for New Scientists. New York, NY/London, England: Plenum Press. The author argues that "doing good science is a worthwhile career objective, but there are interpersonal strategies, some quite complex, that enhance the pleasures of doing it." Illustrated by numerous case studies and bulleted lists of suggestions.

1985 The Joy of Science. New York: Plenum Press.

1982 Winning the Games Scientists Play. New York: Plenum Press.

Spertus, Ellen 1991 "Why are There so Few Female Computer Scientists?" MIT Artificial Intelligence Laboratory Technical Report 1315. Cambridge, MA: Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Available on WWW at http://www.ai.mit.edu/people/ellens/Gender/pap/pap.html

Stern, Virginia, and Phyllis Dubois 1990 You're in Charge, Beth Goodrich, ed. Washington, DC: American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). A career-planning guide in science, mathematics, and engineering for college students with disabilities and the advocates and advisers who work with them.

Toth, Emily 1988 "Women in Academia," The Academics' Handbook. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

Tobias, Sheila, Daryl E. Chubin, and Kevin Aylesworth 1995 Rethinking Science as a Career: Perceptions and Realities in the Physical Sciences. Tucson, AZ: Research Corp. The authors examine career opportunities for scientists in the nonacademic sectors of society, and contend that "the nation needs a broad spectrum of professionals whose preparation includes a sound education in science."


University of Texas at Dallas 1995 The Problem Solvers. Doctor of Chemistry Program, University of Texas at Dallas.


Weisbrod, Glen, and Karen Hamilton 1994 Globalization of Technology and the Economy: Implications for Mechanical Engineers: A Report on the Profession's External Environment . New York: Committee on Issues Identification, American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Contains an interesting section on new technologies and business priorities, including energy generation, industrial energy efficiency, and transportation.



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