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Celebrities and Climate Change

Julie Doyle, Nathan Farrell and Michael K. Goodman.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Climate Science

P ublished online September 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Meteorology and Climatology; Communication Studies. 10641 words.

Since the mid-2000s, entertainment celebrities have played increasingly prominent roles in the cultural politics of climate change, ranging from high-profile speeches at UN climate...

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Climate Change Communication and Indigenous Publics

Candis Callison.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Climate Science

P ublished online September 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Natural Disasters (Environmental Science); Communication Studies. 12576 words.

Indigenous experiences with climate change have become increasingly visible through media stories of rising sea levels, heavy storms, and coastal erosion due to climate change in places as...

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Communicating about Carbon Capture and Storage

Amanda Boyd.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Climate Science

P ublished online April 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Communication Studies. 12800 words.

Carbon capture and storage (CCS) has emerged as a potential strategy for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. It involves the capture of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from large point...

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Communicating about Climate Change with Policymakers

Ishani Mukherjee and Michael Howlett.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Climate Science

P ublished online November 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Communication Studies. 9636 words.

Policy communication and the resulting influence that information has on policy decision-makers is an especially pertinent topic when it comes to problems of climate change. Notorious for...

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Communicating about Hydropower, Dams, and Climate Change

Emma Lundberg, Kevin Gardner, Caroline Gottschalk Druschke, Bridie McGreavy, Sara Randall, Tyler Quiring, Alison Fisher, Francesca Soluri, Hannah Dallas and David Hart.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Climate Science

P ublished online September 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Communication Studies. 15502 words.

As the global imperative for sustainable energy builds and with hydroelectricity proposed as one aspect of a sustainable energy profile, public discourse reflects the complex and competing...

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Communicating Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience

Susanne C. Moser.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Climate Science

P ublished online September 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Natural Disasters (Environmental Science); Communication Studies; Earth Sciences and Geography. 10920 words.

Communicating the impacts of climate change and possible adaptive responses is a relatively recent branch of the larger endeavor of climate change communication. This recent emergence, in...

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Communication, Negotiation, and Influence at International Climate Change Meetings and Summits

Hartmut Wessler, Julia Lück and Antal Wozniak.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Climate Science

P ublished online April 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Communication Studies. 10172 words.

The annual United Nations Climate Change Conferences, officially called Conferences of the Parties (COPs), are the main drivers of media attention to climate change around the world. Even...

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Countering Climate Science Denial and Communicating Scientific Consensus

John Cook.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Climate Science

P ublished online October 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Meteorology and Climatology; Communication Studies. 11768 words.

Scientific agreement on climate change has strengthened over the past few decades, with around 97% of publishing climate scientists agreeing that human activity is causing global warming....

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HARRIS, John Edwin (1932 - 2009), nuclear scientist

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies; Natural History; Earth Sciences and Geography. 319 words.

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Likely Effects of Rapid Climate Change on Violence and Conflict

Courtney Plante, Johnie J. Allen and Craig A. Anderson.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Climate Science

P ublished online April 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Meteorology and Climatology; Communication Studies. 11813 words.

Given the dire nature of many researchers’ predictions about the effects of global climate change (e.g., rising sea levels, droughts, more extreme weather), it comes as little surprise that...

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