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Culture conflict, rationality conflict and climate change

It is rather an interesting feeling to no sooner have posted a blog and find a research paper just published that explains why your efforts are misguided.  Having developed my rational approach to understanding climate change in my previous posting it is salutary to find that the authors of the paper “The Tragedy of Risk-Perception […]


Did you just say “global warming”?

A not so cautious questioning at BBQs and dinner parties revealed to me an interesting observation: the debate around issues of ‘climate change’ is virtually non-existent in Australia.  This is bolstered by going through the major daily papers, try it over any given week.  It would appear that what passes for debate has devolved into […]