Naomi Oreskes

Naomi Oreskes

Naomi Oreskes is a professor of history and science studies at the University of California, San Diego. Her essay "Beyond the Ivory Tower" was a milestone in the fight against global warming denial.

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    • Merchants of Doubt

    • How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming
    • By: Erik M. Conway, Naomi Oreskes
    • Narrated by: Peter Johnson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The U.S. scientific community has long led the world in research on such areas as public health, environmental science, and issues affecting quality of life....

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    • Valuable scholarship, but not exactly literature

    • By Roger on 01-23-11

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    • The Collapse of Western Civilization

    • A View from the Future
    • By: Naomi Oreskes, Erik M. Conway
    • Narrated by: Lesa Lockford
    • Length: 2 hrs and 3 mins
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    Dramatizing science in ways traditional nonfiction cannot, The Collapse of Western Civilization reasserts the importance of scientists and the work they do, providing a welcome moment of clarity amid the cacophony of climate-change literature....

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    • Good but a tad pedantic

    • By bill holck on 02-26-19

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