ERIC Number: ED415549
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (80th, Chicago, Illinois, July 30-August 2, 1997): Science Communication.
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.
The Science Communication section of the Proceedings contains the following seven papers: "Getting an Advance Look: Controversies over Embargoes in Science Journalism" (Vincent Kiernan); "Perceptions of Newspaper Bias in a Local Environmental Controversy" (Katherine A. McComas; Clifford W. Scherer; Cynthia Heffelfinger); "Newspaper Economic Coverage of Motor Vehicle Emissions Standards" (David C. Coulson and Stephen Lacy); "Connecting Theory and Practice: Are Counterstereotypes Effective in Changing Girls' Perceptions of Science and Scientists?" (Jocelyn Steinke); "Does Media Framing Keep Population Off the Public Agenda?" (T. Michael Maher); "An Elite Scientist at the Boundary: The Power of Evidence and the Evidence of Power in Media Coverage of Science" (Linda Billings); and"Community Structure and Mass Media Accounts of Risk" (Sharon Dunwoody and Robert J. Griffin). Individual papers contain references. (RS)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.