Openly accessible

Climate change denial: the effects of ideological polarisation and threat

Clarke, Edward 2017, Climate change denial: the effects of ideological polarisation and threat, Ph.D thesis, School of Psychology, Deakin University.

Attached Files
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
clarke-climatechange-2017.pdf Connect to thesis application/pdf 2.44MB 67

Title Climate change denial: the effects of ideological polarisation and threat
Author Clarke, Edward
Institution Deakin University
School School of Psychology
Faculty Faculty of Health
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name Ph.D
Thesis advisor Richardson, BenORCID iD for Richardson, Ben orcid.org/0000-0002-8485-8973
Kothe, EmilyORCID iD for Kothe, Emily orcid.org/0000-0003-1210-0554
Date submitted 2017-06
Keyword(s) climate change denial
attitudes to climate change
environmental policy
global warming
Summary  This thesis investigated whether perceived socioeconomic threat of climate change mitigation policies explains the ideological polarisation of climate change attitudes. Findings confirmed the role of mitigation threat, suggesting that an individual’s concern about climate change may depend on their political ideology and the type of mitigation policy proposed.
Language eng
Field of Research 160600
160605 Environmental Politics
Socio Economic Objective 960399 Climate and Climate Change not elsewhere classified
Description of original xv, 173 pages
Copyright notice ┬ęThe author. All Rights Reserved
Free to Read? Yes
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30105455

Document type: Thesis
Collections: Higher degree theses (Open Access)
Open Access Collection
Connect to link resolver
 
Unless expressly stated otherwise, the copyright for items in DRO is owned by the author, with all rights reserved.

Every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that permission has been obtained for items included in DRO. If you believe that your rights have been infringed by this repository, please contact drosupport@deakin.edu.au.

Versions
Version Filter Type
Citation counts: TR Web of Science Citation Count  Cited 0 times in TR Web of Science
Scopus Citation Count Cited 0 times in Scopus
Google Scholar Search Google Scholar
Access Statistics: 118 Abstract Views, 69 File Downloads  -  Detailed Statistics
Created: Thu, 14 Dec 2017, 08:30:08 EST by Asif, Yasmin

Every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that permission has been obtained for items included in DRO. If you believe that your rights have been infringed by this repository, please contact drosupport@deakin.edu.au.