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Ruth Hubbard

  • Every theory is a self-fulfilling prophecy that orders experience into the framework it provides.

    • Ruth Hubbard,
    • "Have Only Men Evolved?" in Ruth Hubbard, Mary Sue Henifin, and Barbara Fried, eds, Women Look at Biology Looking at Women ()

Ruth Hubbard, U.S. biologist, educator