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Climate change and group dynamics

Nature Climate Change volume 5, pages 195196 (2015) | Download Citation

The characteristics and views of people sceptical about climate change have been analysed extensively. A study now confirms that sceptics in the US have some characteristics of a social movement, but shows that the same group dynamics propel believers.

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  1. Tom Postmes is in the Department of Social Psychology, University of Groningen, Grote Kruisstraat 2, 9712 TS Groningen, the Netherlands

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