Institutionalizing delay: foundation funding and the creation of U.S. climate change counter-movement organizations

Organization: Drexel University

Tracking the ‘dark money’ trail from conservative foundations to the think tanks that make up the ‘climate change counter-movement’ that promote climate denial.
A chapter from The Handbook of Politics: State and Civil Society in Global Perspective [Kevin T. Leicht and J. Craig Jenkins (Eds.)] that summarizes the key theoretical approaches that define the academic subfield of environmental politics.The following are excerpts highlighted by Drexel Professor Robert Brulle that summarize the literature on unexpected disasters: For the most part, environmental politics are...