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Full Name: Sheila Tobias
(1935-2021) Author. Sheila Tobias was born in Brooklyn, New York, and died in Tucson, Arizona.
Author's Timeline:
1935 Kings County
Sheila Tobias was born in Brooklyn, New York, on April 26, 1935. 
1961 New York County
Ms. Tobias received a master's in history from Columbia University in 1961. 
1967 Tompkins County
Ms. Tobias was appointed assistant to the vice president of academic affairs in 1967. 
1982 (Unknown) County
What Kinds of Guns Are They Buying for Your Butter? A Guide to Defense, Weaponry and Military Spending
(Pub: William Morrow & Company ISBN: )
Nonfiction written with Peter Goudinoff, Stefan Leader, and Shelah Leader. 
1990 (Unknown) County
They're Not Dumb, They're Different: Stalking the Second Tier
(Pub: Science News Books ISBN: 9991755667 / 978-9991755663 )
1998 (Unknown) County
Faces of Feminism: An Activist's Reflection on the Women's Movement
(Pub: Routledge ISBN: 0813328438 / 978-0813328430 )
1978 (Unknown) County
Overcoming Math Anxiety
(Pub: W. W. Norton & Company ISBN: 0393064395 / 978-0393064391 )
1992 (Unknown) County
Breaking the Science Barrier: How to Explore and Understand the Sciences
(Pub: College Board ISBN: 0874474418 / 978-0874474411 )
Nonfiction written with Carl T. Tomizuka. 
2012 (Unknown) County
Banishing Math Anxiety
(Pub: Kendall Hunt Publishing ISBN: 146520735X / 978-1465207357 )
Nonfiction written with Victor Piercey. 
2010 (Unknown) County
Science Teaching as a Profession. Why It Isn't. How It Could Be
(Pub: National Science Teachers Association - NSTA Press ISBN: 1936137062 / 978-1936137060 )
Nonfiction written with Anne Baffert. 
1997 (Unknown) County
The Hidden Curriculum: Faculty-Made Tests in College Science
(Pub: Springer ISBN: 0306455803 / 978-0306455803 )
Nonfiction written with Jacqueline Raphael. 
1992 (Unknown) County
Revitalizing Undergraduate Science: Why Some Things Work and Most Don't
(Pub: Research Corp ISBN: 0963350412 / 978-0963350411 )
1987 (Unknown) County
Succeed with Math: Every Student's Guide to Conquering Math Anxiety
(Pub: College Board ISBN: 0874472598 / 978-0874472592 )
2021 (Unknown) County
Sheila Tobias died in a nursing home in Tucson, Arizona, on July 6, 2021. 
? New York County
Ms. Tobias taught history at the City College of New York. 

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