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participation in various protest and campaigning events Climate Denial
The Conservative White Male Effect leads to climate denial
McCright, Associate Professor of Sociology in Lyman Briggs College, Department of Sociology, and Environmental Science and Policy Program at Michigan
State University, Dulap, Regents Professor of Psychological Sciences, Sociology. In addition to his empirical work, Dr. Dunlap regularly writes assessments of
theoretical developments in the field of environmental sociology, 2011.( Aaron M., Riley E., “Cool Dudes: The Denial of
Climate Change Among Conservative White Males in the United States,” Global Environmental
Change, Volume 21, October 2011, Pages 1163-1172, SJH)
Since the mid-1990s, organized climate change denial has diffused from the US to other Anglo nations with
established conservative think tanks that promote free-market conservatism and front groups promoting industry
interests, most notably Great Britain, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand (e.g., [Hamilton, 2010], [Hoggan and Littlemore, 2009] and [Monbiot, 2007]). This
spread of climate change denial has been...
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