Escape From The Ivory Tower

Author: Nancy Baron
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781597269650
Size: 77.77 MB
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Many researchers have the horror stories to prove it. What’s clear, according to Nancy Baron, is that scientists, journalists and public policymakers come from different cultures.

Escape From The Ivory Tower

Author: Nancy Baron
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781597266642
Size: 50.97 MB
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Many researchers have the horror stories to prove it. What’s clear, according to Nancy Baron, is that scientists, journalists and public policymakers come from different cultures.

Don T Be Such A Scientist

Author: Randy Olson
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1597267961
Size: 38.15 MB
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Most scientists don't care how they are perceived, but in our media-dominated age, style points count. Enter Randy Olson. Fifteen years ago, Olson bid farewell to the science world and shipped off to Hollywood ready to change the world.

Houston We Have A Narrative

Author: Randy Olson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022627098X
Size: 50.20 MB
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With Houston, We Have a Narrative, he lays out a stunningly simple method for turning the dull into the dramatic.

The New Celebrity Scientists

Author: Declan Fahy
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442233435
Size: 75.21 MB
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Fahy profiles an array of publicly—and internationally—prominent scientists, exploring how they captured popular imagination, achieved celebrity, and used their ideas to influence our understanding of the world.

Am I Making Myself Clear

Author: Cornelia Dean
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674053710
Size: 13.15 MB
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Am I Making Myself Clear? shows scientists how to speak to the public, handle the media, and describe their work to a lay audience on paper, online, and over the airwaves.

Explaining Research

Author: Dennis Meredith
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199741533
Size: 76.56 MB
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This authoritative guide shows how to: ? Develop a "strategy of synergy" that makes research communication efficient and effective ? Give compelling talks ? Build a professional Web site ?

A Scientist S Guide To Talking With The Media

Author: Richard Hayes
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 9780813538587
Size: 17.26 MB
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A must-read for all scientists, this book shows how it is possible for the discoveries that hibernate in lecture halls and academic journals to reach a broader audience in a way that is accurate and effective.

Biodiversity Change And Human Health

Author: Osvaldo E. Sala
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781610911252
Size: 23.84 MB
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The book utilizes multidisciplinary approaches to explore and address the complex interplay between natural biodiversity and human health and well-being.

Communicating Science

Author: Nicholas Russell
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521113830
Size: 44.94 MB
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Ideal for students and practitioners in science, engineering and medicine, this book gives an insight into science's place in society.