Risk communication : towards a rational dialogue with the public

Ortwin Renn
Professional risk managers and the general public strongly disagree about the seriousness of many risks. Most members of the public are concerned about long-term effects of risks, inequitable siting, lack of personal control, and the pace of technological diffusion into their cultural envi- ronment, whereas professional risk managers focus on the task to minimize the probability of adverse effects caused by a technology or other human activity. To bridge the gap between the professional mandate...
This data repository is not currently reporting usage information. For information on how your repository can submit usage information, please see our documentation.