Hot news : media reporting and public understanding of the climate change issue in New Zealand : a study in the (mis)communication of science : a summary report / Allan Bell.
By: Bell, Allan.
Contributor(s): New Zealand. Department of Scientific and Industrial Research | New Zealand. Ministry for the Environment | Victoria University of Wellington. Department of Linguistics.Material type: BookPublisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Department of Linguistics, Victoria University, ©1989Description: vii, 35 pages : illustrations, forms ; 30 cm.ISBN: 0477025714 (summary report ; spiral binding); 9780477025713.Subject(s): CLIMATIC CHANGES | SCIENCE | COMMUNICATION | MEDIA RESEARCH | SURVEYS | JOURNALISM | GLOBAL WARMING | REPORTING | PUBLIC OPINION | GREENHOUSE EFFECT | OZONE LAYER | OZONE DEPLETION | MASS MEDIA | MASS COMMUNICATION | ACCURACY | NEW ZEALANDHoldings: GRETA POINT: 07:504.7(931) BEL
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"A summary report on a Project part-funded by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research and the Ministry for the Environment."
Includes bibliographical references.
Executive Summary -- Introduction -- Recommendations -- 1. Miscommunication, science and the media -- 2. The New Zealand media cover climate change -- 3. The inaccuracy survey -- 4. Inaccuracy in climate change news -- 5. Dimensions of inaccuracy -- 6. Public understanding of climate change -- 7. Climate of opinion -- 8. Who knows what about climate change and how -- 9. Conclusions and recommendations -- Bibliography.
GRETA POINT: 07:504.7(931) BEL