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How to Deliberate with Climate and Energy Conspiracy Believers

1 November 2021


Conspiracy theories on climate change and the energy transition have found a stronghold on the Internet. This explorative study provides an overview of the occurrence of extreme beliefs regarding climate change and energy transition in Dutch society, but it also sheds light into what can be done when one is encountering people who hold such beliefs. Particularly in the current digital age, this study examines deliberation approaches and interventions with regard to conspiracy beliefs.



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