“But Advocacy”

Examples

The choice between the climate-moralizers and the leisure-maximizers, for all their apparent differences, is a false one.

(Anastasia & Rachel)

Objections and Replies

Communicators. Climate scientists are lousy communicators—
☞ (Via mdenison) You don’t get to convince the UN to create the IPCC if you cannot communicate well. Since then the press has been awash with the data and explanations provided by climate scientists. Here is a piece on a 1981 documentary showing great science communication skills:

Notes

Readings

2021-01; The Greta Thunberg Effect: Familiarity with Greta Thunberg predicts intentions to engage in climate activism in the United States; DOI: 10.1111/jasp.12737

2021; Genre in the Climate Debate; https://doi.org/10.1515/9788395720499