In Defense of Slowing Down
Women in Higher Education
At the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in the fall of 2020, chatter and debate erupted on social media in the aftermath of research studies finding significant declines in women's journal submissions and publications. A large-scale study published in the Social Science Research Network, “Only Second-Class Tickets for Women in the COVID-19 Race,” found significant declines in women's publications and attributed this to the pandemic.
Furiasse, A. (2021). In Defense of Slowing Down. Women in Higher Education, 30 (6), 1-3. https://doi.org/10.1002/whe.20993