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Different ideas about the ‘nature’ of science communication and its role in society inform different understandings of and ideals concerning ethical challenges in science communication. This essay explores and compares two science communication idea(l)s. Both relate to science journalism: the tradition of science transmission and the logic of science discussion.

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Encounters between Science Communication Idea(l)s: A Comparative Exploration of Two Science Communication Logics, with a Focus on Possible Conflicts and the Potential for Mutual Learning

Different ideas about the ‘nature’ of science communication and its role in society inform different understandings of and ideals concerning ethical challenges in science communication. This essay explores and compares two science communication idea(l)s. Both relate to science journalism: the tradition of science transmission and the logic of science discussion.

 

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