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Women in Science

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Video clip: Eleanor said that women are still doing most of the child care. She suggests that many men are not aware that the women working around them have to manage this gender inequality.

Looking back over the years do you think…

Yeah

…are there are still gender inequalities that have to be managed? Addressed?

I think it, in the work place I’ve always found everyone to be very supportive, but there are inequalities just, just because the women are doing most of the childcare still. I mean you, you’re out of work responsibilities are magnified enormously I think and I think many men in the work place will not even be aware that that’s, that that’s the case for the women working around them. They won’t have the insight into that very often. I think some do of course, but not all and certainly not the old, the older generation of men necessarily

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