excerpted from Climate Cognition
Recorded on May 2015

Why Aren't We Responding to Climate Change?


University of Oregon professor Kari Norgaard discusses the complexities of climate change and how our brains respond to them. Norgaard talks about, "the guilt that comes up in association with climate change, fear about the future, a sense of helplessness."

Speakers at this Event

Professor Emeritus of Cognitive Science and Linguistics, UC Berkeley

Associate Professor, Sociology and Environmental Studies, University of Oregon

Author, What We Think About When We Try not to Think About Global Warming