Professor Jim Ryder
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue
EDUC 3808: Understanding and Communicating Science
The following texts provide good overviews of key issues and research activity on the module themes.
Bowater, L. & Yeoman, K. (2013). Science communication : a practical guide for scientists ISBN: 9781119993131 (cloth); 9781119993124 (pbk.). Oxford: Wiley.
Bucchi, M. & Trench, B. (Eds.) (2014). Handbook of public communication of science and technology. Second Edition. London : Routledge. (Available online at the University of Leeds library).
Irwin, A., & Wynne, B. (Eds.). (1996). Misunderstanding science? : the public reconstruction of science and technology ISBN: 0521432685. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Irwin, A. (1995). Citizen Science. London, New York: Routledge.
Lewenstein, B. V. (Ed.). (1992). When science meets the public ISBN: 0871684405. Washington, D.C.: American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Lecturers will identify additional sources relevant to each lecture/seminar.
In addition there will often be required pre-reading for each session.
This list was last updated on 26/02/2019