Emma Frances Bloomfield

Emma Frances Bloomfield, an assistant professor of communication studies at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, researches the rhetoric of science and scientific controversies, particularly around issues of climate change, human origins, and the body. She also studies how ideologies such as religion, politics, and economics intersect public understanding of science and technology.

Breaking Bad News: How to Talk With the Misinformed

It’s also common to encounter people who are misinformed but don’t know it yet. It’s one thing to double-check your own information, but what’s the best way to talk to someone else about what they think is true – but which is not true?

4 years ago