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The Resource Communicating uncertainty : media coverage of new and controversial science, edited by Sharon M. Friedman, Sharon Dunwoody, and Carol L. Rogers

Communicating uncertainty : media coverage of new and controversial science, edited by Sharon M. Friedman, Sharon Dunwoody, and Carol L. Rogers

Label
Communicating uncertainty : media coverage of new and controversial science
Title
Communicating uncertainty
Title remainder
media coverage of new and controversial science
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sharon M. Friedman, Sharon Dunwoody, and Carol L. Rogers
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work explores scientific uncertainty and media coverage of science in such major public issues as AIDS, biotechnology, dioxin, global warming, and nature vs nurture
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
500
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P96.S33
LC item number
C66 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Friedman, Sharon M
  • Dunwoody, Sharon
  • Rogers, Carol L
Series statement
LEA's communication series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science in mass media
  • Science news
  • Mass media
  • Discoveries in science
Label
Communicating uncertainty : media coverage of new and controversial science, edited by Sharon M. Friedman, Sharon Dunwoody, and Carol L. Rogers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Interpreting uncertainty : a panel discussion
  • Philip M. Boffey, Joann Ellison Rodgers, & Stephen H. Schneider
  • Popular beliefs, media, and biotechnology
  • Susanna Hornig Priest
  • Never-ending story of dioxin
  • Sharon M. Friedman
  • Uncertain social contract : the case of human resources for science
  • Daryl E. Chubin
  • Reporting on the changing science of human behavior
  • Deborah Blum
  • Scientists' representations of uncertainty
  • Science in the public arena : a panel discussion
  • Dianne Dumanoski, William H. Farland, & Sheldon Krimsky
  • Importance of understanding audiences
  • Carol L. Rogers
  • Effective explanation of uncertain and complex science
  • Katherine E. Rowan
  • Using systematic thinking to choose and evaluate evidence
  • Robert J. Griffin
  • Beyond the basics : a roundtable discussion
  • Rita R. Colwell [and others]
  • Stephen C. Zehr
  • How journalists deal with scientific uncertainty
  • S. Holly Stocking
  • Public responses to uncertainty
  • Edna Einsiedel & Bruce Thorne
  • Scientists, journalists, and the meaning of uncertainty
  • Sharon Dunwoody
Control code
39614847
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 277 pages
Isbn
9780805827279
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
98038311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Communicating uncertainty : media coverage of new and controversial science, edited by Sharon M. Friedman, Sharon Dunwoody, and Carol L. Rogers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Interpreting uncertainty : a panel discussion
  • Philip M. Boffey, Joann Ellison Rodgers, & Stephen H. Schneider
  • Popular beliefs, media, and biotechnology
  • Susanna Hornig Priest
  • Never-ending story of dioxin
  • Sharon M. Friedman
  • Uncertain social contract : the case of human resources for science
  • Daryl E. Chubin
  • Reporting on the changing science of human behavior
  • Deborah Blum
  • Scientists' representations of uncertainty
  • Science in the public arena : a panel discussion
  • Dianne Dumanoski, William H. Farland, & Sheldon Krimsky
  • Importance of understanding audiences
  • Carol L. Rogers
  • Effective explanation of uncertain and complex science
  • Katherine E. Rowan
  • Using systematic thinking to choose and evaluate evidence
  • Robert J. Griffin
  • Beyond the basics : a roundtable discussion
  • Rita R. Colwell [and others]
  • Stephen C. Zehr
  • How journalists deal with scientific uncertainty
  • S. Holly Stocking
  • Public responses to uncertainty
  • Edna Einsiedel & Bruce Thorne
  • Scientists, journalists, and the meaning of uncertainty
  • Sharon Dunwoody
Control code
39614847
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 277 pages
Isbn
9780805827279
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
98038311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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