types of people

Randy Smith Randall.Smith at Eng.Sun.COM
Tue Aug 29 03:31:38 UTC 1995

> [...]
> the "types of people" are independent of sex [...]

Actually, on the Meyers-Briggs T-F index, there is a strong correlation
with gender.  More women are F, and more men are T.  (T=thinking, F=

The axis Dave mentioned in our talk ( J-P ) apparently is almost
gender neutral.

Anyway, maybe type F go into human interface stuff, and type T go into 
OS and language design.  Still left with an overall dearth of women in
computing, even in interface work.

A friend of has edited a book on this "where are the women in computer
science?" question.  Anyone interested message me for info...

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