Noah (angelbob) wrote,

Computer Programmers, and Why They're All Guys (But Didn't Used To Be)

I hate posting links to PDFs. I really do.

Also, this draft is a bit rough, with a fair number of simple typos.

It's also extensively cited, well written, and on a topic we really, really need more examination of. If it helps, it starts with an article out of a 1967 issue of Cosmopolitan. Seriously.

If you care about computer programming, feminism and how women get pushed out of industries they're skilled at, read it now, please, as much as you can make time for.


For the record, I didn't write it. Some guy at UPenn did. I'm about halfway through reading it. It's long. Even if you only have time to read the first two or three pages, do.

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