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Climatic Change

, Volume 25, Issue 2, pp 93–96 | Cite as

Situational and cognitive obstacles to political consensus on climatic change

Guest Editorial
  • Lars J. Nilsson
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Keywords

Climatic Change Political Consensus Cognitive Obstacle 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lars J. Nilsson
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  1. 1.Department of Environmental and Energy Systems StudiesLund Institute of Technology, University of LundSweden

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