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Listed below is a calendar of events, meetings or conferences in the field of Science and Environment Communication.

Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Annual Meeting "(Re)Thinking Expertise : Spaces of Production, Performance and the Politics of Representation". 30 August - 1st September, 2008. London, England.

Call for Papers What does it mean to “be” an expert ? Although social constructionism has identified similarities between science and other social practices, recently a controversial call for a “Third Wave” of science studies (Collins & Evans, 2002) has drawn attention to the problem of Extension - the infinite regress encountered when looking for techno- scientific advice if we can (...)
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Discursive constructions of climate change : practices of encoding and decoding. Call for manuscripts for special issue of Environmental Communication.

Call for manuscripts for special issue of Environmental Communication : A Journal of Nature and Culture Volume #3, Issue #2 (2009) Editors : Anabela Carvalho, University of Minho ; Tarla Rai Peterson, Texas A&M University One of the biggest challenges of the current century for governments, corporations and citizens alike, climate change has gained a high political, social and (...)
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4S and EASST 2008 Joint Annual Meeting "Acting with science, technology and medicine". 20-23 August, 2008. Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

Call for papers The four-yearly joint conference of The Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) and European Association for the Study of Science and Technology (EASST) will take place in Rotterdam, The Netherlands from 20th to 23rd August 2008. As with previous 4S/EASST conferences, the conference welcomes contributions on topics from the range of disciplines found within science, (...)
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Action Strategies for Communicating Climate Change. Call for papers for a special issue of Science Communication.

Science Communication, an international social science journal committed to linking theory and practice, seeks submissions for a special issue on action strategies for communicating climate change. Papers submitted for this special issue must have a strong theoretical foundation. Typically, successful submissions to the journal also have a solid empirical foundation. In this special issue, we (...)
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Workshop "Communicating Scientific Risk through Mass Media : Theoretical and Empirical Explorations". 28 July - 2 August, 2008. Helsinki, Finland.

This workshop is part of a conference on LANGUAGE & THE SCIENTIFIC IMAGINATION at the University of Helsinki (28 Jul - 2 Aug 2008) - the 11th Conference of the International Society for the Study of European Ideas. Overview : Risks arise when an activity or event contains a degree of uncertainty to which a value judgement is attached. Various features of scientific risk make its (...)
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IAMCR 2008 Congress. 20-25 July, 2008. Stockholm, Sweden.

Stockholm University and the Dept of Journalism, Media and Communication has the privilege to host the 26th world congress of the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) to be held in Stockholm, Sweden July 20-25 2008. The conference will take place on the campus of Stockholm University. This is the first time during the organisation’s 50-year history that the (...)
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