Scholars

Jason Carmichael

McGill University
Canada

Jason T. Carmichael is an Associate Professor of Sociology at McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. His research agenda centers on how elite cues, media attention, the dissemination of scientific information, and other environmental conditions influence public perceptions of climate change. His work also explores the size and funding of the broader environmental movement and its influence on public policy.

Publications

Robert J. Brulle, Melisa Aroncyk, and Jason T. Carmichael. 2020. “Corporate Promotion and Climate Change: An Analysis of Key Variables Affecting Advertising Spending by Major Oil Corporations, 1986-2015,

Climatic Change: 159: 87-101 (2020).

Craig J. Jenkins, Jason T. Carmichael, Robert J. Brulle, and Heather Boughton. 2018. “Foundation Funding of the Environmental Movement,

American Behavioural Scientist 61: 1640-1657 (2018).

Jason T. Carmichael and Robert J. Brulle. 2018. “Media Use and Climate Change Concern,

International Journal of Media and Cultural Politics 14: 243-253 (June 2018).

Jason T. Carmichael, Robert J. Brulle, and Joanna Huxter†. 2017. “The Great Divide:Understanding the Role of Media and Other Drivers of the Partisan Divide in Public Concern over Climate Change in the U.S., 2001-2014,

Climatic Change 141: 599-612 (January 2017).

Jason T. Carmichael and Robert J. Brulle. 2017. “Elite Cues, Media Coverage and Public Concern: An Integrated Path Analysis of Climate Change Public Opinion, 2001-2013,

Environmental Politics 26: 232-252 (December 2016).

Joanna Huxster, Jason T. Carmichael and Robert J. Brulle. 2014. “An Examination of the Partisan and Ideological Divide in Aggregate Public Concern over Climate Change in the U.S. between 2001 and 2013,

Environmental Management and Sustainable Development 4: 1-15 (July 2015).

Jason T. Carmichael, J. Craig Jenkins, and Robert J. Brulle. 2012. “Building Environmentalism: The Founding of Environmental Movement Organizations in the U.S., 1900-2000,

Sociological Quarterly 53: 422-453 (June 2012).

Robert J. Brulle, Jason T. Carmichael, and J. Craig Jenkins. 2012. “Shifting public opinion on climate change: an empirical assessment of factors influencing concern over climate change in the U.S., 2002-2010,

Climatic Change 114: 169-188 (February 2012).