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Miscommunicating science: the media and climate change

Ward, Bob (2016) Miscommunicating science: the media and climate change. British Politics and Policy at LSE (18 May 2016). Website.

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Abstract

The public is being placed at a greater risk of harm from the impacts of climate change because of failures in communication by the media, as well as the government and the research community, writes Bob Ward. He supports his analysis based on evidence submitted to Parliament, and concludes that misleading and scientifically inaccurate arguments should not be routinely promoted in the media as ‘free speech’.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy
Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 3.0; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GF Human ecology. Anthropogeography
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 28 Mar 2017 14:10
Last Modified: 31 Aug 2020 23:16
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/71187

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