Am I Making Myself Clear?

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Harvard University Press, Oct 30, 2009 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 274 pages
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Am I Making Myself Clear? shows scientists how to speak to the public, handle the media, and describe their work to a lay audience on paper, online, and over the airwaves. It is a book that will improve the tone and content of debate over critical issues and will serve the interests of science and society.

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The world has never more needed public understanding of science than it does now, and those of us in science education have a special obligation in this regard. The answers to health care, climate ... Read full review

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This is really about communicating science for print media like newspapers and a How To for being interviewed as a scientist. There are a lot of common sense basic tips on how to be best prepared. The ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Cornelia Dean is a science writer and former science editor at the New York Times and teaches seminars on the communication of science at Harvard University.

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