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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Communicating risks to the public international perspectives /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Kasperson, Roger E.
Stallen, Pieter Jan M.
Publisher Kluwer Academic Publishers,
Year Published 1991
OCLC Number 21524572
ISBN 0792306015
Subjects Risk communication
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  T10.68.C64 1990 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 08/20/1993
Collation vi, 481 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Risk communication in Europe : ways of implementing art. 8 of the post-Seveso directive / Brian Wynne, Jose van Eijndhoven -- Active and passive provision of risk information in the Netherlands / Jose van Eijndhoven, Cor Worrell -- Developing communications about risks of major industrial accidents in the Netherlands / Pieter Jan M. Stallen -- Rights and duties concerning the availability of environmental risk information to the public / Michael Baram -- Risk comparisons and risk communication : issues and problems in comparing health and environmental risks / Vincent T. Covello -- Contaminated soil : public reactions, policy decisions, and risk communication / Joop van der Pligt, Joop de Boer -- Prior knowledge and risk communication : the case of nuclear radiation and X-rays / Gideon Keren, Harrie Eijkelhof -- The role of the media in risk communication / Judith Lichtenberg, Douglas MacLean -- Credibility and trust in risk communication / Ortwin Renn, Debra Levine -- How people might process medical information : a mental model' perspective on the use of package inserts / Helmut Jungermann, Holger Schutz, Manfred Thuring -- Communicating about pesticides in drinking water / David B. McCallum, Laurel Anderson -- The time dimension in perception and communication of risk / Ola Svenson -- Risk communication and the social amplification of risk / Ortwin Renn -- Hazard images, evaluations and political action : the case of toxic waste incineration / George Cvetkovich, Timothy C. Earle -- The danger culture of industrial society / Arie Rip -- Risk communication in emergencies / John Sorensen, Dennis Mileti -- Risk communication : the need for a broader perspective / Jose van Eijndhoven -- Small group studies of regulatory decision making for power-frequency electric and magnetic fields / Gordon Hester ... {et al.} -- Strategies of risk communication : observations from two participatory experiments / Ortwin Renn.