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Sex & Bugs & Rock 'n Roll: getting creative about public engagement

Sayer, Emma J.; Featherstone, Helen C.; Gosling, William D. and the BES Roadies (2014). Sex & Bugs & Rock 'n Roll: getting creative about public engagement. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 29(2) pp. 65–67.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tree.2013.12.008
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Abstract

Public engagement is widely recognized as a key priority for achieving societal support for research. We spotlight creativity in public engagement as a way of reaching wider audiences and incentivising researcher involvement, demonstrating some of the possibilities with a recent initiative to engage the public with ecology at music festivals.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2013 Elsevier Ltd.
ISSN: 0169-5347
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Sex & Bugs & Rock n RollNot SetBritish Ecological Society
Sex & Bugs & Rock n RollNot SetiSpot
Sex & Bugs & Rock n RollNot SetAgralan Ltd.
Sex & Bugs & Rock n RollNot SetThe Field Studies Council UK
Extra Information: Frazer Bird-Matthews, Peter Fawdon, Leanne Gunn, Kate Salmon, Sophie Dixon are members of the BES Roadies.
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Environment, Earth and Ecosystem Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Physical Sciences
Research Group: OpenSpace Research Centre (OSRC)
Item ID: 39539
Depositing User: William Gosling
Date Deposited: 19 Feb 2014 16:00
Last Modified: 13 May 2019 13:44
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/39539
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