SYSTEM CHANGE NOT CLIMATE CHANGE Defying Dystopia: Building the Climate Future We Need

What is striking about forecasts of the future is the overwhelming sense of powerlessness that they provoke. This is partly a result of the fear-based narrativesthat, as behavioral science research has shown, tend to engender hopelessness. But it’s also a result of completely ignoring the political structures in which climate change impacts occur, as well as the potential for people to remake those systems.

Document Type: 
International article
Author: 
Nick Buxton
Publisher: 
TNI and ROAR Magazine
Language: 
English
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