Culture, Politics and Climate Change
ENVS 4800

Course Reading Materials

There are three main texts for the course:

  1. Cox, R. (2010) Environmental Communication and the Public Sphere. Sage Publications: Thousand Oaks, CA (second edition)
  2. Boykoff, M. (2011) Who Speaks for the Climate? Making Sense of Media Coverage of Climate Change. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, UK
  3. Hulme, M. (2009). Why we disagree about climate change: understanding controversy, inaction and opportunity, Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, UK


In addition, we will read and discuss many academic journal articles as well as referring to gray literature (newspaper and magazine reports etc.) throughout the term. A number of these are listed below (and are available through the course webpage), while others will be added as we go.