Book 2012

Science Communication in the World

Practices, Theories and Trends

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ISBN: 978-94-007-4278-9 (Print) 978-94-007-4279-6 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxv

  2. National overviews

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-17

      The ‘Communicative Turn’ in Contemporary Techno-science: Latin American Approaches and Global Tendencies

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      Pages 19-32

      The Evolution of Science Communication Research in Australia

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      Pages 33-63

      The Development of Science Communication Studies in Canada

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      Pages 65-79

      Science Popularization Studies in China

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      Pages 81-94

      Policy Perspective on Science Popularization in China

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      Pages 95-108

      Deliberation, Dialogue or Dissemination: Changing Objectives in the Communication of Science and Technology in Denmark

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      Pages 109-123

      Social Sciences and the Communication of Science and Technology in France: Implications, Experimentation and Critique

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      Pages 125-138

      The Recent Public Understanding of Science Movement in Germany

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      Pages 139-150

      Public Understanding of Science: Glimpses of the Past and Roads Ahead

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      Pages 151-168

      Whose Science? What Knowledge? Science, Rationality and Literacy in Africa

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      Pages 169-179

      An Experience of Science Communication in Korea: The Space-Sharing Project with Mass Media

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      Pages 181-191

      From Science Popularization to Public Engagement: The History of Science Communication in Korea

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      Pages 193-209

      Spanish PCST and the European Science in Society Strategy

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      Pages 211-224

      Science Museums and Cultural Images of Modernity: Scientific Communication, New Identities and Sociopolitical Constraints on Science Museums in Spain

  3. Horizontal issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 225-225

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      Pages 227-240

      Slowly But Surely: How the European Union Promotes Science Communication

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      Pages 241-257

      Vital and Vulnerable: Science Communication as a University Subject

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      Pages 259-268

      Visible Scientists, Media Coverage and National Identity: Nobel Laureates in the Italian Daily Press

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      Pages 269-279

      Engagement: The Key to the Communicative Effectiveness of Science and Ideas

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      Pages 281-294

      From Public to Policy

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      Pages 295-312

      Science Culture and Its Indicators

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 313-317