Booktopia has been placed into Voluntary Administration. Orders have been temporarily suspended, whilst the process for the recapitalisation of Booktopia and/or sale of its business is completed, following which services may be re-established. All enquiries from creditors, including customers with outstanding gift cards and orders and placed prior to 3 July 2024, please visit https://www.mcgrathnicol.com/creditors/booktopia-group/
Add free shipping to your order with these great books
Storytelling to Accelerate Climate Solutions - Emily Coren

Storytelling to Accelerate Climate Solutions

By: Emily Coren (Editor), Hua Wang (Editor)

Paperback | 16 July 2024

Sorry, we are not able to source the book you are looking for right now.

We did a search for other books with a similar title, however there were no matches. You can try selecting from a similar category, click on the author's name, or use the search box above to find your book.

The climate is changing faster than our cultural practices are adapting to it. This Open Access volume, co-edited by Emily Coren (a science communicator) and Hua Wang (a communication scientist), presents a survey of the latest in agency-focused climate storytelling. Together, practitioners and scholars across different fields shared their knowledge, experience, and insight about how stories can be designed and told to engage, enable, and empower individuals and communities in climate communication and action. You will learn a wide range of narrative strategies and exemplary applications of climate storytelling in terms of professional practices (e.g., education, literature, journalism, popular media), genres and formats (e.g., drama, comedy, fiction), media platforms (e.g., television, radio, mobile), and communication modalities (e.g., text, visual, audio, multisensory).

Entertainment-education has been proven over decades to be an effective tool for social and behavior change in the public health sphere and has not yet been applied at scale to the massive ongoing climate-related disasters that we need to solve now, fast. There is an urgent need to rapidly apply and adapt public engagement tools for climate communication to speed up our response times for climate change mitigation and adaptation. This book takes a snapshot of where climate storytelling is currently at, describes where it fits within a climate communication landscape, and supports the next steps of its development. It facilitates the of creation climate storytelling efficiently by sharing and amplifying what is working well, and building collaborations between practitioners and researchers.

This is an open access book.

More in Meteorology & Climatology

Living Hot : Surviving and Thriving on a Heating Planet - Clive Hamilton
The Physics of Climate Change - Lawrence M. Krauss

RRP $22.99

$21.90

Weather For Dummies : 2nd edition - John D. Cox

RRP $41.95

$32.50

23%
OFF
Climate Uncertainty and Risk : Rethinking Our Response - Judith Curry
Weathered : Cultures of Climate - Mike Hulme

FREE SHIPPING

RRP $76.80

$52.35

32%
OFF
Our Warming Planet : Topics in Climate Dynamics - David Rind Andrew L. Cynthia Rosenzweig

FREE SHIPPING

Climate in Motion : Science, Empire, and the Problem of Scale - Deborah R. Coen
Weather Journal - Australian Geographic

RRP $29.99

$28.50

Ireland Weather Almanac 2024 (Hardback) - Ken Ring