Alessandro Delfanti

15/12/2015

For decades, particle physicists have been using open access archives of preprints, i.e. research papers shared before the submission to peer reviewed...

21/06/2012

While several scientific communities have discussed the emergence of Open Access publishing in depth, in the science communication community this debate...

21/06/2011

We have published this issue of JCOM while the call for papers is open for the twelfth Public Communication of Science and Technology conference. The...

21/09/2010

Science must be open and accessible, and diffusion of knowledge should not be limited by patents and copyrights. After the Open Science Summit held in...

22/03/2010

This introduction presents the essays belonging to the JCOM special issue on User-led and peer-to-peer science. It also draws a first map of the main...

30/10/2009

In his latest book titled “Communication power”, the famous sociologist of information society Manuel Castells focuses on the way in which power takes...

20/03/2009

In his latest book “The scientific life. A moral history of a late modern vocation”, the social historian of science Steven Shapin addresses the public...

19/12/2008

In 2008 two collections were published: the Handbook of Public Communication of Science and Technology, edited by Massimiano Bucchi and Brian Trench, and...