The media, the public and agricultural biotechnology / edited by Dominique Brossard, James Shanahan, and T. Clint Nesbitt.
Contributor(s): Brossard, Dominique | Shanahan, James | Nesbitt, T. ClintMaterial type: TextPublisher: Wallingford, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI, c2007Edition: 1st edDescription: xxiv, 405 p. : ill. ; 25 cmISBN: 1845932048 (alk. paper); 9781845932046 (alk. paper); 9781845932039; 184593203XOther title: Public, the media & agricultural biotechnology [Cover title] | Public, the media and agricultural biotechnology [Other title]Subject(s): Biotechnology -- Public opinion | Genetic engineering -- Public opinion | Genetically modified foods -- Public opinion | Mass media | CommunicationDDC classification: 306.46 LOC classification: TP248.23 | .M43 2007Online resources: Table of contents only | Publisher description
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Perspectives on communication about agricultural biotechnology / D. Brossard and J. Shanahan -- Public perceptions of agricultural biotechnology in the UK : the case of GM foods / W. Poortinga and N. Pidgeon -- German reactions to genetic engineering in food production / H. P. Peters and M. Sawicka -- Mass media and public perceptions of red and green biotechnology : a case from Switzerland / H. Bonfadelli, U. Dahinden and M. Leonarz -- Genetically modified foods : U.S. public opinion research polls / W. Fink and M. Rodemeyer -- Biotechnology and consumer information / J. Kolodinsky -- What do Brazilians think about transgenics? / L. Massarani and I. de Castro Moreira -- Where do science debates come from? : understanding attention cycles and framing / M. C. Nishet and M. Huge -- Opinion climates, spirals of silence, and biotechnology : public opinion as a heuristic for scientific decision-making / D. A. Scheufele -- The hostile media effect and opinions about biotechnology / A. C. Gunther and J. L. Liebhart -- Risk communication, risk beliefs, and democracy : the case of agricultural biotechnology / S. Dunwoody and R. J. Griffin -- The GEO-PIE project : case study of Web-based outreach at Cornell University, USA / T. C. Nesbitt -- Governing controversial technologies : consensus conferences as a communication tool / J. Medlock, R. Downey, and E. Einsiedel -- The Bt maize experience in the Philippines : a multi-stakeholder convergence / M. J. Navarro... [et al.] -- Food aid crisis and communication about GM foods : experience from Southern Africa / L. E. Mumba -- Approval process and adoption of Bollgard cotton in India : a private company perspective / R. Barwale ...[et al.].