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Author Morgan, M. Granger

Title Risk communication : a mental models approach / M. Granger Morgan ... [et al.]
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (367 p.)
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; PREFACE; 1 INTRODUCTION; 2 OUR MENTAL MODELS APPROACH; 3 CREATING AN EXPERT MODEL OF THE RISK; 4 MENTAL MODELS INTERVIEWS; 5 CONFIRMATORY QUESTIONNAIRES; 6 DEVELOPMENT AND EVALUATION OF COMMUNICATIONS; 7 CASE STUDIES: APPLICATIONS TO ENVIRONMENTAL RISKS; 8 A MENTAL MODELS APPROACH TO HIV/AIDS; 9 SOME CONCLUDING THOUGHTS; Appendix A; Appendix B; Appendix C; Appendix D; INDEX
Summary This book explains how to develop more effective risk communications using the Carnegie Mellon mental-model approach. Such communications are designed to contain, in readily usable form, the information that people need to make informed decisions about risks to health, safety, and the environment
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Subject Risk communication
Risk communication.
Form Electronic book
Author Morgan, M. Granger (Millett Granger), 1941-
ProQuest (Firm)
LC no. 00067448
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