Politics and Division: The Sociology of Climate Change and Science Denial

12/2/2020; 81 minutes

Are humans rational beings guided by facts and information or do our moral views, desires, affiliations and motivations influence our perception of facts? Increasingly distrust in the science of climate change is rooted in different exposure to media/information and tied to political ideology. Dr. Gina Solomon says that the debate on the science is actually a debate on the solution and discusses ways to communicate about climate science. Recorded on 10/27/2020. (#36490)

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