Tagged: George Marshall

How to talk to a denier - Hot Topic

Gareth Renowden Apr 03, 2012

This interesting new video by George Marshall from Talking Climate discusses how to talk to someone who doesn’t accept the reality of climate change or the need to act, and how best to start persuading them that they might be in error. From the Talking Climate blog post: George emphasises that argument, conflict, and dis­respectful [...] … Read More

Why dealing with climate change is difficult (spinach tarts and ice cream) - Hot Topic

Gareth Renowden Jan 20, 2011

Let’s be clear about this: the failure to take adequate action to reduce emissions is not because of any weakness in our understanding of the science of climate. It has its roots instead in human psychology and sociology, as George Marshall explains in this series of three videos — The Ingenious Ways We Avoid Believing [...] … Read More