Notes from some spaces in-between
Bell, Alice (2010) Notes from some spaces in-between. Journal of Science Communication, Vol.9 (No.3). Article no. CO2. ISSN 1824-2049Full text not available from this repository.
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Science communication is less a community of researchers, but more a space where communities of research coexist to study and deal with communities of researchers. It is, as a field, a consequence of the spaces left between areas of expertise in (late) modern society. It exists to deal with the fragmentations of expertise in today’s society. In between those fragments is where it lives. It’s not an easy position, but an awareness of this unease is part of how science communication scholars can be most effective; as we examine, reflect, debate and help others manage the inescapable cultural gaps of post/late modern knowledge communities.
|Item Type:||Journal Item|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HM Sociology|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Sociology|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Journal of Science Communication|
|Publisher:||Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati (SISSA)|
|Number of Pages:||4|
|Page Range:||Article no. CO2|
|Access rights to Published version:||Open Access|
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