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Effective risk communication

Author: Joseph Arvai; Louie Rivers
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2014.
Series: Earthscan risk in society series
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Effective risk communication.
Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2014
xxvi, 342 pages
(DLC) 2013005484
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Arvai; Louie Rivers
ISBN: 9780203109861 0203109864
OCLC Number: 989026538
Description: 1 online resource (369 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Introduction Joseph Arvai and Louie Rivers III 1. A Relational Theory of Risk: Lessons for risk communication Asa Boholm and Herve Corvellec 2. Video Interventions for Risk Communication and Decision Making Julie S. Downs 3. Communicating inconclusive scientific evidence Peter M. Wiedemann, Franziska U. Boerner and Holger Schutz 4. Communicating about Uncertainty in Multi-Stakeholder Groups Robin Gregory and Nate Dieckmann 5. New transparency policies: risk communication's doom? Ragnar E. Lofstedt and Frederic Boude 6. Social distrust and its implications for risk communication: An example from high level radioactive waste management Seth P. Tuler and Roger E. Kasperson 7. Fairness, Public Engagement, and Risk Communication John C. Besley and Katherine A. McComas 8. Why risk communicators should care about the fairness and competence of their public engagement process Thomas Webler 9. Risk Communication in Social Media Liz Neeley 10. The `Mental Models' Methodology for Developing Communications: Adaptations for informing public risk management decisions about emerging technologies Lauren A. Fleishman-Mayer and Wandi Bruine de Bruin 11. Construing Risk: Implications for Risk Communication Adam Zwickle and Robyn S. Wilson 12. Risk Communication and Moral Emotions Sabine Roeser and Jessica Nihlen Fahlquist 13. The Role of Channel Beliefs in Risk Information Seeking 14. Risk Communication: Insights from the Decision Sciences Joseph Arvai and Victoria Campbell-Arvai 15. Risk Communication for Empowerment: An Ultimate or Elusive Goal? Cindy G. Jardine and S.M. Driedger 16. Learning from Risk Communication Failures William Leiss 17. Exploring Unintended Consequences of Risk Communication Messages Charles T. Salmon, Sahara Byrne and Laleah Fernandez 18. Boomerang Effects in Risk Communication P. Sol Hart 19. The Role of Social and Decision Sciences in Communicating Uncertain Climate Risks Nick Pidgeon and Baruch Fischhoff
Series Title: Earthscan risk in society series
Responsibility: edited by Joseph Árvai and Louie Rivers III.


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