The Science and Politics of Global Climate Change: A Feminist Pragmatist Perspective

We offer a critical analysis of the science and politics of global climate change from a feminist pragmatist perspective, with special attention to the interactions between science and policy. We find the current state of play in all three areas (science, policy, and the space of interaction between them) to be lacking. We attribute mutual responsibility for the current impasse in addressing the climate crisis. What is called for is an alternative framework for thinking about science and policy interactions, which we sketch in general and in application to the increasingly serious problem of global climate change.
Keywords Climate Change  Science Policy  Feminist Pragmatism
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