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The importance of assessing and communicating scientific consensus

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Maibach, Edward W. (main author), Van der Linden, Sander L. (author)
Format:
Commentary
Publication Date:
2016-12-15
URL:
http://environmentalresearchweb.org/cws/article/opinion/67294
Published:
International
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
case studies, environment, environmental communication, research communication, research methods, scientific communication, scientists, consensus
Notes:
Authors review research involving public concerns in the United Kingdom, USA and Canada regarding the existence of a secret, large-scale atmospheric spraying program (SLAP). Research involved an analysis of scientist consensus regarding the issue.