The 20% Experiment

The 20% Experiment

Theories abound as to why women are underrepresented among philosophy scholars. Most philosophers are male, and that’s off-putting to those who would study them, some say. Others claim corners of the discipline are misogynistic. But the data as to why women make up just 21 percent of philosophy faculty – unusually low among the humanities – are scant.

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~ by Shauna Osborn on June 28, 2013.

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