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The Resource Escape from the ivory tower : a guide to making your science matter, Nancy Baron ; with contributions by Liz Neeley and the COMPASS team

Escape from the ivory tower : a guide to making your science matter, Nancy Baron ; with contributions by Liz Neeley and the COMPASS team

Label
Escape from the ivory tower : a guide to making your science matter
Title
Escape from the ivory tower
Title remainder
a guide to making your science matter
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Baron ; with contributions by Liz Neeley and the COMPASS team
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
To effectively reach journalists and public officials, scientists need to learn new skills and rules of engagement. No matter what your specialty, the keys to success are clear thinking, knowing what you want to say, understanding your audience, and using everyday language to get your main points across. In this practical guide to communicating science, Baron explains how to engage your audience and explain why a particular finding matters. --From publisher description
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
501/.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q223
LC item number
.B37 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Escape from the ivory tower : a guide to making your science matter, Nancy Baron ; with contributions by Liz Neeley and the COMPASS team
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The scientist communicator. Introduction ; The decision to speak out -- A clash of cultures. What you need to know about journalists ; Tell me a story : what journalists want from you ; What the changing world of the media means for you ; What you need to know about policymakers ; Inform my decision : what policymakers want from you -- The how-to toolkit. Deliver a clear message ; Ace your interview ; Fine-tune for radio and television ; Reach out instead of waiting ; Promote a paper ; Enter the political fray -- Becoming an agent of change. After the splash, the backlash ; Leading the way : ten steps to success
Control code
ocn496964242
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxii, 246 pages
Isbn
9781597266642
Lccn
2010001422
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)496964242
Label
Escape from the ivory tower : a guide to making your science matter, Nancy Baron ; with contributions by Liz Neeley and the COMPASS team
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The scientist communicator. Introduction ; The decision to speak out -- A clash of cultures. What you need to know about journalists ; Tell me a story : what journalists want from you ; What the changing world of the media means for you ; What you need to know about policymakers ; Inform my decision : what policymakers want from you -- The how-to toolkit. Deliver a clear message ; Ace your interview ; Fine-tune for radio and television ; Reach out instead of waiting ; Promote a paper ; Enter the political fray -- Becoming an agent of change. After the splash, the backlash ; Leading the way : ten steps to success
Control code
ocn496964242
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxii, 246 pages
Isbn
9781597266642
Lccn
2010001422
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)496964242

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