CMN600 Six Winter2010

CMN600 Six Winter2010 - CMN600 n Science, Communication and...

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CMN600 n Science, Communication and Society !
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Agenda: Class Six n Decoding Science…. n “Popularization, Public Understanding and the Public Sphere” ¨ Mass Media ¨ New Media n Break: 9:45 – 10:00 a.m. n New Media: Guest Lecture: Dr. Wendy Freeman – “Communicating Science: Web 2.0”
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Decoding Science
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Mass Media
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Divergent Views… n “FOR” n For the public and science, the mass media are often the only point of contact. (103) n …it is the mass media that provide the forum in which the tensions n “AGAINST” n Science is “largely at odds with the demands of mass media.” (82) n “Mass culture is dished out via the mass media to a diffuse,
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Case Study
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Some Convenient Truths: n AIT developed from Gore’s lectures n n n Massive circulation n Praise and criticism
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Controversy n YEA n “I expect that many of you will have seen the film put together by Al Gore entitled "An Inconvenient Truth", which well
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This note was uploaded on 05/13/2010 for the course CMN CMN600 taught by Professor Jeanmason during the Winter '10 term at Ryerson.

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CMN600 Six Winter2010 - CMN600 n Science, Communication and...

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