Resources on Public Opinion on Climate Change
Center for Climate Change Communications. “Communicating Climate Change: An Urgent Problem.” Connie Roser-Renouf, Edward Maiback, George Mason University. (“Draft is under submission to The Encyclopedia of Science and Technology Communication, Susanna Priest (Ed.), Sage Publications; projected publication date: January 2010.
Climate Change Communication Center of Excellence. “The Measurement of Key Behavioral Science Constructs in Climate Change Research.” Connie Roser-Renouf. George Mason University, and Matthew C. Nisbet, School of Communication, American University. 2008.
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. http://www.ipcc.ch/
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Summary for Policymakers; Fourth Assessment Report (AR4). http://www.ipcc.ch/SPM2feb07.pdf
The Pew Research Center for The People and The Press. “Global Warming: A Divide on Causes and Solutions.” January 2007. http://people-press.org/report/303/global-warming-a-divide-on-causes-and-solutions
The Pew Research Center for The People and The Press. “A Deeper Partisan Divide Over Global Warming.” May 2008. http://people-press.org/report/417/a-deeper-partisan-divide-over-global-warming
Public Opinion Quarterly. “Twenty Years of Public Opinion About Global Warming.” Matthew C. Nisbet and Teresa Myers. Vol. 71, No. 3. Fall 2007.
Flex Your Power. Wally McGuire. “Local Government and Global Warming: Lessons from California’s Energy Conservation Campaign.” Presentation to the Institute for Local Government 2007 Luncheon Symposium, League of California Cities Annual Conference. September 2007.
Public Opinion Pros. “Public Opinion and Global Warming Policy in California.” Sonja Petek and Mark Baldassare. 2007. http://www.publicopinionpros.com/features/2007/jun/petek_ns.asp
Public Policy Institute of California. “Californians and the Environment – Statewide Survey.” Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, Jennifer Paluch and Sonja Petek. July 2008. http://www.ppic.org/main/publication.asp?i=834
Public Policy Institute of California. “Climate Policy at the Local Level: A Survey of California’s Cities and Counties.” Ellen Hanak, Louise Bedsworth, Sara Swanbeck and Joanna Malaczynski. November 2008.
The Yale Forum on Climate Change and the Media. “Why Are So Many TV Meteorologists and Weatercasters Climate ’Skeptics’?” Bill Dawson. June 2008. http://www.yaleclimatemediaforum.org/dl/0608_tv.pdf
Yale University/Gallup/ClearVision Institute Poll. “American Opinions on Global Warming.” Principal Investigator: Dr. Anthony Leiserowitz, School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University. 2007. http://environment.yale.edu/news/5305/american-opinions-on-global-warming/