WorldCat Identities

Dean, Cornelia

Overview
Works: 8 works in 45 publications in 1 language and 6,814 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cornelia Dean
Against the tide : the battle for America's beaches by Cornelia Dean( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 2,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Against the Tide offers a passionate yet evenhanded account of the crisis facing America's beaches - and what we must do to protect them." "With harrowing accounts of natural disasters, lucid explanations of the physics of the beach and coastal ecology, reports of unwise construction, and a clear-eyed elucidation of public policy and conservation issues, this book illustrates in rich detail the conflicting interests, short-term responses, and long-term imperatives that will shape the future of the American coast."--Jacket
Am I making myself clear? : a scientist's guide to talking to the public by Cornelia Dean( )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 2,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Am I Making Myself Clear? Cornelia Dean, a distinguished science editor and reporter, urges scientists to overcome their institutional reticence and let their voices be heard beyond the forumof scholarly publication. By offering useful hints for improving their interactions with policymakers, the public, and her fellow journalists, Dean aims to change the attitude of scientists who scorn the mass media as an arena where important work is too often misrepresented or hyped. Even more important, she seeks to convince them of the value and urgency of communicating to the public."--Jacket
The New York Times book of physics and astronomy : more than 100 years of covering the expanding universe by Cornelia Dean( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The best on physics and astronomy from The New York Times! The newspaper of record has always prided itself on its coverage of physics and astronomy, realms that have dominated science and the popular imagination like few others, and these 125 articles from its archives feature such esteemed names as Malcolm W. Browne, James Glanz, George Johnson, William L. Laurence, Dennis Overbye, Walter Sullivan, and more. From the discovery of distant galaxies and black holes to the tiny interstices of the atom, these articles cover more than 100 years of breakthroughs, discoveries, setbacks, and mysteries solved and unsolved"--
Making sense of science : separating substance from spin by Cornelia Dean( Book )

8 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornelia Dean draws on her 30 years as a science journalist with the New York Times to expose the flawed reasoning and knowledge gaps that handicap readers when they try to make sense of science. She calls attention to conflicts of interest in research and the price society pays when science journalism declines and funding dries up.--
The New York times book of science literacy( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The environment from your backyard to the ocean floor( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientists at work : profiles of today's groundbreaking scientists from Science times( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornelia Dean: "Against The Tide."( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

While beaches remain a favorite American vacation spot, our coasts are destructing rapidly. Cornelia Dean, Science Editor of the New York Times joins Kojo for a discussion of the conflicting interests among beachgoers and environmentalists, the public policy issues involved, and the battle for America's beaches
 
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Against the tide : the battle for America's beaches
Covers
Am I making myself clear? : a scientist's guide to talking to the publicScientists at work : profiles of today's groundbreaking scientists from Science times
Alternative Names
Dean, Cory

Languages
English (44)