According to Nature news Matthias Kleiner is cited as
â€œThis low percentage of women [in professorships] is a scandal for German science, and at the same time itâ€™s a waste of intellectual resourcesâ€.
The percentage of women in science is not a waste of intellectual resources -beware- it is the missing high percentage which is certainly not the same….
This question goes back nearly 20 years when I asked that Professor Busch (who wrote a most insightful biography on Karl Barth) as I couldn’t find anything neither in GÃ¼nsbach nor in ZÃ¼rich where most of Schweitzer’s writing are being stored. But now – equipped with a national license to the digital Barth library- I found a letter of Barth to Thurneysen that makes such a meeting likely in November 1928 (Show me more…)