A social psychological framework for analysing risk

@inproceedings{Breakwell2014ASP,
  title={A social psychological framework for analysing risk},
  author={Glynis M. Breakwell},
  year={2014}
}
This chapter discusses the origin of the word ‘risk’ and introduces definitions of hazard and risk, detailing how they are often confused. It goes on to describe the great debate of the last thirty years between science and social science that has called into question the existence of objective risk and focused us upon the social processes that determine… CONTINUE READING