STEM Fields With More Women Are Often Dismissed as ‘Soft Science,’ Shows Study
The “soft science” label devalues fields – describing them as less rigorous, less trustworthy, and less worthy of funding.
Saumya Kalia is an Associate Editor at The Swaddle. Her journalism and writing explore issues of social justice, digital sub-cultures, media ecosystem, literature, and memory as they cut across socio-cultural periods. You can reach her at @Saumya_Kalia.