Nick Pidgeon on Risk, Climate and Nuclear Energy Psychology

On 27 November 2008 I went to a talk by Prof Nick Pidgeon of School of Psychology, University of Cardiff on the Public Understanding of Risk, particularly in the context of climate change and nuclear energy. His talk was extremely interesting in the research on the psychology of risk acceptance. Climate Change is very serious; we need education and dialogue and an 'Analytic-Deliberative' process.

Full notes stored at: http://www.stephenstretton.org.uk/Reviews/PidgeonRisk27Nov.pdf

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