Title
Routledge handbook of public communication of science and technology [electronic resource] / edited by Massimiano Bucchi and Brian Trench.

Published
London ; New York : Routledge, 2014.

Edition
2nd ed.

Description
xv, 258 p.

Subjects
Communication in science -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
 
Technical writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
 
e-book -- RHO.

Contents
1. Science communication research : themes and challenges / Massimiano Bucchi and Brian Trench -- 2. Popular science books : from public education to science bestsellers / Alice Bell and Jon Turney -- 3. Science journalism : prospects in the digital age / Sharon Dunwoody -- 4. Science museums and centres : evolution and contemporary trends / Bernard Schiele -- 5. Public relations in science : managing the trust portfolio / Rick E. Borchelt and Kristian H. Nielsen -- 6. Scientists as public experts : expectations and responsibilities / Hans Peter Peters -- 7. Scientists in popular culture : the making of celebrities / Declan Fahy and Bruce Lewenstein -- 8. Science and technology in film : themes and representations / David A. Kirby -- 9. Environmentalists as communicators of science : advocates and critics / Steven Yearley -- 10. Publics and their participation in science and technology : changing roles, blurring boundaries / Edna F. Einsiedel -- 11. Public understanding of science : survey research around the world / Martin W. Bauer and Bankole A. Falade -- 12. Risk, science and public communication : third-order thinking about scientific culture / Alan Irwin -- 13. Engaging in science policy controversies : insights from the US climate change debate / Matthew C. Nisbet -- 14. Communicating the social sciences : a specific challenge? / Angela Cassidy -- 15. Health campaign research : enduring challenges and new developments / Robert A. Logan -- 16. Global spread of science communication : institutions and practices across continents / Brian Trench and Massimiano Bucchi, with Latifah Amin, Gultekin Cakmakci, Bankole A. Falade, Arko Olesk, Carmelo Polino -- 17. Assessing the impact of science communication : approaches to evaluation / Federico Neresini and Giuseppe Pellegrini.

Notes
Vendor supplied record for RHO received in 2017.
 
Also available in print edition.

Technical Details
Mode of access: World Wide Web.

Other Titles
Handbook of public communication of science and technology

Related Items

Other Authors
Bucchi, Massimiano, 1970-
 
Trench, Brian.

ISBN
9780203483794 (electronic bk.)

Online Access
e-book


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