Enter your mobile number below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
Getting the download link through email is temporarily not available. Please check back later.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

Communicating Science: Professional, Popular, Literary 1st Edition

ISBN-13: 978-0521131728
ISBN-10: 0521131723
Why is ISBN important?
ISBN
This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The 13-digit and 10-digit formats both work.
Scan an ISBN with your phone
Use the Amazon App to scan ISBNs and compare prices.
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Buy used On clicking this link, a new layer will be open
$23.41 On clicking this link, a new layer will be open
Buy new On clicking this link, a new layer will be open
$44.99 On clicking this link, a new layer will be open
More Buying Choices
29 New from $28.00 24 Used from $23.41
Free Two-Day Shipping for College Students with Prime Student Free%20Two-Day%20Shipping%20for%20College%20Students%20with%20Amazon%20Student


The Amazon Book Review
The Amazon Book Review
Author interviews, book reviews, editors picks, and more. Read it now
$44.99 FREE Shipping. In Stock. Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
click to open popover

Frequently Bought Together

  • Communicating Science: Professional, Popular, Literary
  • +
  • Science In Public: Communication, Culture, And Credibility
  • +
  • Am I Making Myself Clear?: A Scientist's Guide to Talking to the Public
Total price: $80.31
Buy the selected items together

Editorial Reviews

Review

"... a fascinating exploration of past and current trends, with some insight into what the future may hold."
Rachel Zelkowitz, Science News

"This book is most valuable for its broad but organized perspective on science communication and for its wealth of relevant historical and policy information. Rather than easy answers, readers will likely come away with hard questions about how best to proceed in their careers, education, and their lives as people in the service of communicating science. The depth of the author's experience makes for a treatise that is unparalleled in its perspectives on the field of science communication."
Doody's Review Service

"The book provides a great overview of the development of scientific literature and all of its implications, making it a worthwhile read for anyone interested in the publication of scientific results."
Jens Lichtenberg, reviews.com

"Based on the author's considerable research and reflection, this book is both interesting and illuminating. Anyone with even a peripheral interest in science will gain a deeper appreciation of science as a complex dimension of human civilization by reading this work. Highly recommended."
V.V. Raman, Choice Magazine

Book Description

Ideal for students and practitioners in science, engineering and medicine, this book provides a better understanding of the culture, sociology and mechanics of professional and popular communication. Written in an engaging style, and avoiding specialist jargon, it gives an insight into science's place in society.
NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE
New York Times best sellers
Browse the New York Times best sellers in popular categories like Fiction, Nonfiction, Picture Books and more. See more

Product Details

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet.
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
Share your thoughts with other customers

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

Communicating Science: Professional, Popular, Literary
Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway
This item: Communicating Science: Professional, Popular, Literary

Pages with Related Products. See and discover other items: science books