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The science communication challenge : truth and disagreement in democratic knowledge societies

Author: Gitte Meyer
Publisher: London, UK ; New York, NY : Anthem Press, an imprint of Wimbledon Publishing Company, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The book explores and discusses the why's - as distinct from the how's - of science communication. Arguing that the dominant science communication paradigm is of a didactic vein, and tracing the origins of that paradigm, it makes the case for a political category of science communication, aimed at furthering discussions of science-related public affairs"--
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Additional Physical Format: Electronic version :
Meyer, Gitte.
Science communication challenge.
London : Anthem Press, [2018]
(OCoLC)1029485850
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gitte Meyer
ISBN: 9781783087532 1783087536
OCLC Number: 1020309930
Description: vi, 181 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Science communication in democratic knowledge societies --
Science as "universal light" --
The elusive concept of the modern public --
The elusive concept of modern politics --
A political category of science communication.
Responsibility: Gitte Meyer.

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"The book explores and discusses the why's - as distinct from the how's - of science communication. Arguing that the dominant science communication paradigm is of a didactic vein, and tracing the origins of that paradigm, it makes the case for a political category of science communication, aimed at furthering discussions of science-related public affairs"--

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