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Invisible Women

Data Bias in a World Designed for Men

Caroline Criado Perez

Imagine a world where your phone is too big for your hand, where your doctor prescribes a drug that is wrong for your body, where in a car accident you are 47% more likely to be seriously injured, where every week the countless hours of work you do are not recognised or valued. If any of this sounds familiar, chances are that you're a woman.Invisib...
Publish Date
2019
March 12
Goodreads rating
4.4
ISBN
9781784706289
Recommendations
8
Recommendations
Apr 30, 2019
@CCriadoPerez mate, I bow in admiration. it's an AMAZING, game-changing book.      source
Jan 24, 2020
@Rockmedia Awesome book      source
Oct 04, 2020
What an extraordinary book: INVISIBLE WOMEN: DATA BIAS IN A WORLD DESIGNED FOR MEN by Caroline Criado Perez. Not only is it informative and actionable, but it is a peerless revelation of how deep our sexism runs. (God alone knows how many copies I’ve given away.)      source
Oct 01, 2019
Listening to @CCriadoPerez on 5Live now with @Emmabarnett. Invisible Women is one of books of the decade. Cannot recommend it enough      source
Apr 06, 2019
Been thinking about @CCriadoPerez’s book a lot recently, about how we live in a world designed for men. My personal favourite: This is the pot they expect you to be able to wee in at 36 weeks pregnant..      source
Apr 30, 2019
@CCriadoPerez @MumsnetTowers I love this - the book, Poppy, the mug - it's so well composed!      source
Sep 23, 2019
Got to read this book.      source
Mar 20, 2019
First of all, if you are a man who works with data in any capacity, or say, interacts with other people at all, ever, read this book. It’s fun, promise!      source