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After amplification: rethinking the role of the media in risk communication

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Murdock, Graham (main author), Petts, Judith (author), Horlick-Jones, Tom (author)
Format:
Book chapter
Publication Date:
2003
Published:
UK
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
biotechnology, communication theory, coverage, history, mass media, media, newspapers, perceptions, public attitudes, reporting, risk assessment, risk communication, television programming, theory, genetic engineering, risk management, role, risk, genetic modification, United Kingdom (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (UK)(Europe), amplification, attenuation
Notes:
Pages 156-178 in Nick Pidgeon, Roger E. Kasperson and Paul Slovic (eds.), The social amplification of risk. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom. 448 pages.