This book, based on a conference, examines both quantitative and qualitative evidence regarding the low employment of women scientists and engineers in the industrial work force of the United States, as well as corporate responses to this underparticipation. It addresses the statistics underlying the question "Why so few?" and assesses issues related to the working environment and attrition of women professionals.

Descriptive content provided by Syndetics™, a Bowker service.

General Notes:Committee chair: Jewel Plummer Cobb.
Physical Description:xi, 130 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references.