Climate Change Politics & Policy

Course Reading Materials

We center our discussions on the following required texts, and then also draw on additional peer-reviewed journal articles and gray literature:

  1. Hulme, Mike (2009) Why we disagree about climate change: understanding controversy, inaction and opportunity, Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, UK.
  2. Leggett, Jeremy (2015) The Winning of the Carbon War: Power and politics on the front lines of climate and clean energy Creative Commons: Mountain View, CA.
  3. Hoffman, Andrew J. (2015) How Culture Shapes the Climate Change Debate. Stanford University Press, 110pp.


Books are available at the campus bookstore. Other readings are available through the course webpage.