Gender differences, gender similarities, intersectionality and “intrinsic aptitude”

In 2005 the then Harvard University President Lawrence Summers gave a speech titled ‘Diversifying the Science and Engineering Workforce’. In this speech, Summers suggested that the main reason why there are relatively few women in “high-end scientific professions” such as maths, engineering and the physical sciences, is because of “intrinsic…
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