Thus Spake Zuska

Archives for April, 2007

Karmen at Chaotic Utopia has honored/saddled me with the Thinking Blogger Award/meme. I rarely ever participate in memes. But since this one is disguised as a compliment I’ll make an exception. Since this comes from Karmen, I do take it as a compliment – thank you, Karmen! It was nice to read what you wrote…

Experiences of International Women

This is the third of several discussion posts for Week 3 of Feminist Theory and the Joy of Science. You can find all posts for this course by going to the archives and clicking on Joy of Science in the Category section. This post deals with the readings by Subramaniam and by Margolis, Fisher, &…

Passionate Reason and Pseudo-Passion

This is the second of several discussion posts for Week 3 of Feminist Theory and the Joy of Science. You can find all posts for this course by going to the archives and clicking on Joy of Science in the Category section. This post deals with the readings by Margolis, Fisher, & Miller (MFM), and…

Sexual Harassment: A Question of Power

Bora at A Blog Around the Clock alerted me to an article in Science Daily titled Power And Sexual Harassment — Men And Women See Things Differently. Issues of power, workplace culture and the interpretation of verbal and non-verbal communication associated with sexual harassment were the focus of a study by Debbie Dougherty, assistant professor…

This is the first of several discussion posts for Week 3 of Feminist Theory and the Joy of Science. You can find all posts for this course by going to the archives and clicking on Joy of Science in the Category section. This post deals with the readings by Margolis, Fisher, & Miller (MFM), and…

Joy of Science Week 3 Reading Summaries

Welcome to Week 3 of our course on “Feminist Theory and the Joy of Science”. This post will be a presentation of the summaries for each of this week’s assigned readings. If you were not able to do the readings or couldn’t get access to the books, I hope this post will give you a…

Third Scientiae Is Up

Mosey on over to Lab Cat’s place and check out the third Scientiae. As is becoming the standard, lots of good stuff.

Life as a Leak, Part 3

Well, just when I think I might be getting the migraines under control, I go and lose a whole week due to some mystery illness. It wasn’t a cold and it wasn’t the flu, but it sure did nail me to the floor for a week. I’m just getting back on schedule in my life.…