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Sociological limitations of the climate change encyclical

Nature Climate Change volume 5, pages 902903 (2015) | Download Citation

The Pope has articulated a need to change the way society thinks about economic growth, but it is implausible to rely primarily on moral conversion to solve our environmental and social ills.

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  1. Erik Olin Wright is in the Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA

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