Contents of the 1999 Conference on Communication and Environment Proceedings

Cover of Fifth COCE Proceedings

Preface

 

Acknowledgments

 

Keynote Address

Ethical Writing and the Truth in Environmental Journalism
Rocky Barker
 

A. Attitudes and Public Policy

Climate and Catharsis: A Burkeian Analysis of Senate Resolution 98 on Global Warming
Terence Check
 
Listening for Voices: The Role of Attitude and Belief in Environmental Communication
Nancy W. Coppola
 
Reclaiming the 'Indecorous' Voice: Public Participation by Low-Income Communities in Environmental Decision-Making
J. Robert Cox
 
Re-lnvigorating the Public Sphere, Reviving the Democratic Praxis: Environmental Justice and the Demand for Public Participation
John W. Delicath
 
Negotiating Messages and Building on Experience: Wildland Fire in Florida's Interface
Martha C. Monroe and Susan K. Jacobson
 
Using an Ecological Index to Explain Environmental Attitudes About Idaho's Department of Energy Site
Donny Roush and Joanna Burger
 

B. Conflict and Collaboration

The Farmers' Dialogue: Developing Guidelines for a Sustainable Agriculture
Magnus Ljung
 
Incorporating Technology into the Creation of a Regional Land Ethic: The Possibilities of Group Decision Support Systems (GDSS)
Mark Meister
 
Analysis of Marine Resource Conflicts in Two North Central Chilean Fishing Villages
Susan E. Qashu
 
Working Through Environmental Conflicts: Citizens' Views of Collaboration
Gregg B. Walker
 

C. Constructing Environmental Meaning

Ethos and Effective Environmental Advocacy: Oprah Winfrey to Edward Wilson
Michael S. Bruner
 
The Role of the Activist Scholar: At Work in the Field(s) of Environmental Communication
John W. Delicath
 
Are There 'Wild' Spaces and Places Within Cultural Studies? Exploring the Limits of David Chaney's The Cultural Turn From An Ecofeminist Perspective
Lincoln J. Houde
 
Developing Public Environmental Consciousness: A Preliminary Survey of the Problematic Variety of Environmental News Categories
Dennis Jaehne
 
Ecofeminism: Creating Meaning Through Discussion On A Listserv
Tina Kiewit
 

D. Mediated Environmental Messages

Levels of Influence on Environmental Reporting in India: Hegemony and Constraints on the Press
Elizabeth Burch
 
German Media Coverage of Environmental Issues: A Comparative Analysis
Michael E. Nitz
 
Selling Hybrid Corn, Transforming American Agriculture
Jean P. Retzinger
 
Constructing A Rainforest/Creating A CD-ROM: Pedagogical Design Issues
David W. Shapiro
 
Visual Design and Environmental Claims: A Visual Framing Analysis of the Greening Earth Society Web Site
Jean Trumbo
 

E. Studies of Communication About Nuclear Power Issues

The Mystification of Radiation: The Rhetorical Construction of Radioactive Waste
Judith Hendry
 
What's Rhetoric Got to Do With It?: Public Deliberation and the AEC Construction Licensing Hearings in Midland, Michigan 1970- 1971
M. Rene Johnson
 
Theorizing Nuclear Communication: Mystery, Potency, and Secrecy
William J. Kinsella
 
Environmental Communication and Nuclear Communication Studies: The Case of Rocky Flats
Bryan C. Taylor and Shannon Davis
 

F. Visions of Place

Memories of Fernald: Defining A 'Sense of Place' Through Personal Narrative
Rhonda Barnes-Kloth, Stephen P. Depoe, Jennifer Dufield Hamilton, and Amy Lombardo
 
A Space for Government in a Hinterland Place: The Environmental Self at the End of the Road
James G. Cantrill
 
Beyond the Human/Nature Dualism: Nez Perce Environmental Discourse
Tracylee Clarke and Michael Salvador
 
Yosemite's Transition From Space to Place: Press Construction of Yosemite Prior to the Yosemite Act of 1864 and the Creation of Yosemite National Park in 1890
Nickieann Fleener and Edward J. Ruddell
 
Talking Water: A Cultural Analysis of Talk About Water in the Mill River Watershed
Eric Morgan
 

G. Wilderness and Its Image

Mountain Bicycling and Wilderness: Navigating Unknown and Dangerous Rhetorical Terrain
Jim Hasenauer
 
An Early Aesthetic for Seeing the Grand Canyon: The Diaries of Jack Hillers on the Powell Expeditions, 1871-72
Dennis Jaehne
 
Appreciating the Wilderness: Aesthetics and Wilderness Preservation in the Forest Service/ Park Service Controversy of the 1920s
Steve Schwarze
 
Arguing A New Ecology: Marjory Stoneman Douglas, The Voice of The River of Grass
Bruce J. Weaver
 

Conference Program

 

List of Conference Participants