Science communication, an emerging discipline

Brian Trench, Massimiano Bucchi

Several publications have sought to define the field of science communication and review current issues and recent research. But the status of science communication is uncertain in disciplinary terms. This commentary considers two dimensions of the status of discipline as they apply to science communication – the clarity with which the field is defined and the level of development of theories to guide formal studies. It argues that further theoretical development is needed to support science communication’s full emergence as a discipline.

Leggi l’intero articolo uscito su Jcom – Journal of Science Communication.

12 ottobre 2010 | in: Contributi, Ricerca, Tags: ,