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ERIC Number: EJ271888
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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The Ethics of Going Public.
Kirsch, Jeffrey W.
American Behavioral Scientist, v26 n2 p251-64 Nov-Dec 1982
Social scientists who communicate scientific information via the media face challenges because they do not realize that journalists have values different from theirs. Discusses motivations that impel scientists to go public, the conflicting roles into which they, therefore, are cast, and the reasons why journalists regard scientists with skepticism. (RM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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