Patrick T. Brown

Patrick T. Brown

Patrick T. Brown is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Meteorology and Climate Science at San Jose State University, California.

Empiricism and Dogma: Why Left and Right Can't Agree on Climate Change

Empiricism and Dogma: Why Left and Right Can't Agree on Climate Change

As a climate scientist, I often hear puzzled complaints about the political polarization of the public discussion about anthropogenic global warming. If it is an empirical and scientific matter, such people ask, then why is opinion so firmly divided along political lines? Since it tends to be the political Right

Patrick T. Brown
Patrick T. Brown
5 min read
Environment