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GE [genetic engineering] euphemisms and more-accurate alternative power words to use: controlling the language

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Ligotti, Peter M. (main author)
Format:
Journal article
Publication Date:
1999-05-25
Published:
International
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
appeals (message), biotechnology, concepts, food, food safety, information control, languages, persuasion, public information, risk communication, writing styles, genetic engineering, bias
Notes:
Posted at http://home.intekom.com/tm_info/rw90525.htm, Author suggests wording to use (e.g., genetic engineering) and wording to avoid (e.g., biotechnology) in communicating negatively about biotech foods.