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Title Social scientists meet the media / edited by Cheryl Haslam and Alan Bryman
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1994
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 227 pages)
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; Notes on contributors; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; If you want publicitycall an estate agent?; The psychologist and the media: opportunities, challenges and dangers; The sociologist as media football: reminiscences and preliminary reflections; Media vs. reality?; The research dissemination minefield; Sex and dinosaurs; Pornography's piggy in the middle: pressure groups, the media and research; Tales of expertise and experience: sociological reasoning and popular representation
Summary Social Scientists Meet the Media collects the experiences of academics who have sought to publicize their research. It contains accounts from social scientists and representatives from radio, television and the press
Analysis Science Reporting By Mass media
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-218) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Communication in the social sciences.
Mass media -- Social aspects.
Social sciences -- Research.
Form Electronic book
Author Bryman, Alan.
Haslam, Cheryl, 1960-
LC no. 93024572
ISBN 0203309235 (electronic bk.)
020341859X (electronic bk.)
9780203309230 (electronic bk.)
9780203418598 (electronic bk.)