Science bloggers' self-perceived communication roles

  title={Science bloggers' self-perceived communication roles},
  author={Paige Brown Jarreau},
This study addresses an open question about science bloggers’ self-perceived roles as science communicators. Previous research has investigated the roles science journalists see themselves engaging in, but such research has failed to capture the experiences of science bloggers as a broad and diverse group that is yet often very different in their practices from professional journalists. In this study, a survey of over 600 science bloggers reveals that on the broadest level, science bloggers see… 

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