Global warming’s five Germanys: A typology of Germans’ views on climate change and patterns of media use and information

  title={Global warming’s five Germanys: A typology of Germans’ views on climate change and patterns of media use and information},
  author={Julia Metag and Tobias F{\"u}chslin and Mike S. Sch{\"a}fer},
  journal={Public Understanding of Science},
  pages={434 - 451}
People’s attitudes toward climate change differ, and these differences may correspond to distinct patterns of media use and information seeking. However, studies extending analyses of attitude types and their specific media diets to countries beyond the United States are lacking. We use a secondary analysis of survey data from Germany to identify attitudes toward climate change among the German public and specify those segments of the population based on their media use and information seeking… Expand

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