Gender disparities in high-quality research revealed by Nature Index journals

@article{Bendels2018GenderDI,
  title={Gender disparities in high-quality research revealed by Nature Index journals},
  author={M. Bendels and R. M{\"u}ller and D. Brueggmann and D. Groneberg},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
  year={2018},
  volume={13}
}
Background The present study aims to elucidate the state of gender equality in high-quality research by analyzing the representation of female authorships in the last decade (from 2008 to 2016). Methods Based on the Gendermetrics platform, 293,557 research articles from 54 journals listed in the Nature Index were considered covering the categories Life Science, Multidisciplinary, Earth & Environmental and Chemistry. The core method was the combined analysis of the proportion of female… Expand
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