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Nightline. The crimson controversy

Author: George Stephanopoulos; John Donvan; Alan M Dershowitz; Johnnetta B Cole; ABC News.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : ABC News, ℗2009, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English
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In a speech on January 14, 2005, Harvard University President Lawrence Summers asserted that issues of intrinsic aptitude may explain why more women aren't rising in scientific and math careers. This statement sparked a controversy about sexism, sloppy science, and academic freedom. In this recording, correspondent John Donvan reports on the speech and its aftermath, then host George Stephanopoulos engages Alan  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Lawrence H Summers; Lawrence H Summers
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Stephanopoulos; John Donvan; Alan M Dershowitz; Johnnetta B Cole; ABC News.
OCLC Number: 457179878
Notes: Originally aired as a segment of Nightline on February 21, 2005.
Performer(s): Hosted by George Stephanopoulos with correspondent John Donvan reporting.
Description: 1 videodisc (22 min., 41 sec.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Crimson controversy
Price of academic freedom
Nightline (Television program)
Responsibility: ABC News.

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In a speech on January 14, 2005, Harvard University President Lawrence Summers asserted that issues of intrinsic aptitude may explain why more women aren't rising in scientific and math careers. This statement sparked a controversy about sexism, sloppy science, and academic freedom. In this recording, correspondent John Donvan reports on the speech and its aftermath, then host George Stephanopoulos engages Alan Dershowitz and Johnnetta Cole in a debate about the issues.

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