Workshop - Science Communication Research
What topics should science communication research focus on and why? What is its general purpose? What is its real degree of autonomy from other similar fields of study? Which are the most interested emerging areas of research in science communication? These are some of the questions addressed by this workshop. Leading scholars , recognized at the international level, will describe the state of the art and promising directions of the field.
- To improve understanding the present degree of maturity and reflection in science communication;
- To assess the scientific basis for effective communication about science;
- To contribute in drawing a map of the most relevant topics and players in the field;
- To help building a more solid discipline identity.