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Quotation by Eugenie Clark
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quoted in Ms. (New York, Aug. 1979)
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men and women
In the beginning, I wanted to enter what was essentially a man's field. I wanted to prove I could do it. Then I found that when I did as well as the men in the field I got more credit for my work because I am a woman, which seems unfair.
Eugenie Clark (b. 1922), U.S. marine biologist, author. quoted in Ms. (New York, Aug. 1979).
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