Climate denial's internal contradictions spring from a need to defend economic doctrine

050-056c026d-1c66-4d42-9fae-a8

A trio of scholars who study the psychology and philosophy of science have written a fantastic paper for Springer’s Sythese looking at the way that climate change conspiracy theorists construct their view of the world, and how these conspiracy theories contain self-contradictory theses (like the idea that climate change can’t be predicted and the idea that the data shows we’re actually headed for an ice-age).

(more…)

…read more

Leave a Reply