Hardback
April 4, 2023
9780253065810
English
40
30 color illus., 3 b&w photos
9.00 Inches (US)
9.00 Inches (US)
$20.00 USD, £16.00 GBP
v2.1 Reference

Lin's Uncommon Life

Nobel Prize Winner Lin Ostrom's life was uncommon. Being the first woman ever to win a Nobel Prize in Economics was an achievement of a lifetime. But for Elinor (Lin) Ostrom it was the culmination of a life spent struggling against the odds.

From overcoming childhood hardships and a stutter to being denied opportunities because she was a woman, Lin never lost sight of the wonders around her and was always curious to learn more. Lin would teach generations of students the lessons she learned through a lifetime of research and dedication. As Lin said "little by little, bit by bit, family by family, so much good can be done on so many levels."

Discover Lin's Uncommon Life, and let it be an inspiration to follow your own path. Small steps, taken one at a time, can lead you somewhere truly uncommon in the end.

About the Authors

Scott J. Shackelford is Chair, Indiana University Bloomington Cybersecurity Risk Management Program and Associate Professor at the Indiana University Kelley School of Business. Emily Castle is Assistant Director and Librarian, Ostrom Workshop.

9780253065810 : lins-uncommon-life-shackelford-castle-dickens
Hardback
April 4, 2023
$20.00 USD

Other Titles from Well House Bookson

Lucky Medicine

Lester W. Thompson
Feb 2023 - Indiana University Press
$60.00 USD - Hardback
$24.00 USD - Paperback / softback

The Well House Reader

edited by Donald Gray
Dec 2022 - Indiana University Press
$70.00 USD - Hardback
$40.00 USD - Paperback / softback

Other Titles in JUVENILE FICTION / Girls & Women

The Shark's Tooth

Ron Rash, illustrated by Cecile L. K. Martin, afterword by Mary Alice Monroe
May 2015 - University of South Carolina Press
$12.99 USD - Paperback / softback