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Jean Goodwin, Michael F. Dahlstrom, and Susanna Priest

Proceedings Title

Ethical Issues in Science Communication: A Theory-Based Approach

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The transfer of insights from the exact sciences to society at large is disturbed. This article is a plea to replace science communication by science transfer, which is based on Gadamerian hermeneutics, changing the focus from the news value of science knowledge, to its application.

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https://doi.org/10.31274/sciencecommunication-180809-35

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Lost in Translation: How Science Communicators are Depriving Modern Society of Science

The transfer of insights from the exact sciences to society at large is disturbed. This article is a plea to replace science communication by science transfer, which is based on Gadamerian hermeneutics, changing the focus from the news value of science knowledge, to its application.

 

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