School of Sociology and Social Policy

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Warren Pearce

Research Fellow, Faculty of Social Sciences


Research Summary

Warren is a Research Fellow on the Making Science Public programme, focusing on connections between science, publics and politics in three areas:

  • digital communities of climate change sceptics;
  • contested meanings of 'evidence-based policy'; and,
  • responsible research and innovation as a new arena for discussing science and society.

Selected Publications

Past Research

Sub-national implementation of climate change policy during the first year of the Cameron Government, focusing on the meanings of rational-scientific policy for local authorities operating within new conditions of localism and austerity.

School of Sociology and Social Policy

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