Global Warming Message Framing Does Not Impact Willingness to Take Action Among a Sample of College Students
Poster Session VI - Board: VI-
Friday, May 28, 2010, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
APS Exhibit Hall
The purpose of the present study was to investigate the effects of global warming message framing on participants’ global warming related attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors. Results showed no significant differences between those who read an optimistic message versus those who read a pessimistic message. Possible explanations are discussed.
Subject Area: Personality/Social
Keywords: Social Cognition