Scholars

Núria Almiron

Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Spain

Núria Almiron is senior lecturer in the Department of Communication at Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona. She is director of the THINKClima research project, co-director of the Centre for Animal Ethics and director of the MA in International Studies on Media, Power, and Difference at the same university.

Publications

Núria Almiron. 2020. “Rethinking the ethical challenge in climate change lobbying: a discussion of ideological denial.” In Climate Change Denial and Public Relations. Strategic Communication and Interest Groups in Climate Inaction,

pp. 9–25 Routledge (September 2020).

Núria Almiron, Natalia Khozyainova, & Lluís Freixes. 2020. “‘This nagging worry about the carbon dioxide issue’: Nuclear denial and the nuclear renaissance campaign.” In Climate Change Denial and Public Relations. Strategic Communication and Interest Groups in Climate Inaction,

pp. 195–214. Routledge (September 2020).

Núria Almiron & Katia Faria. 2019. “Climate Change Impacts on Free-Living Nonhuman Animals. Challenges for Media and Communication Ethics,”

Studies in Media and Communications 7(1): 37-48 (May 2019).

Núria Almiron & Marta Tafalla. 2019. “Rethinking the Ethical Challenge in the Climate Deadlock: Anthropocentrism, Ideological Denial and Animal Liberation Liberation,”

Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics, 32(2): 255-267 (April 2019).

Núria Almiron & Catia Faria. 2019. “Environmental and animal defense. Introduction to a Special Issue,”

American Behavioral Scientist, 63(8): 1043-1046 (February 2019).

Núria Almiron. 2017. “Favoring the elites. Think tanks and discourse coalitions,”

International Journal of Communication 11: 4350-4369 (October 2017).

Núria Almiron. 2017. “Beyond Anthropocentrism: Critical Animal Studies and the Political Economy of Communication,”

Political Economy of Communication 4(2): 54-72 (January 2017).

Núria Almiron & Jordi Xifra. 2016. “Influence and Advocacy: Revisiting Hot Topics Under Pressure,”

American Behavioral Scientist 60(3): 253-255 (March 2016).

Ricard Parrilla, Núria Almiron & Jordi Xifra. 2016. “Crisis and Interest: The Political Economy of Think Tanks During the Great Recession,” American Behavioral Scientist 60(3): 340-359 (October 2015).

Media Coverage

Núria Almiron’s research on climate change contrarian European think tanks discussed by Eduardo Robaina. Los ocho ‘think tanks’ negacionistas del clima más importantes de Europa [The eight most prominent climate change contrarian think tanks in Europe],” Climática, September 30, 2020.

Núria Almiron’s research on climate change contrarian European think tanks discussed by Isabella Kaminski. European Thinktanks Repeating ‘Well-worn’ US Climate Denial Tropes,” Desmog UK, September 17, 2020.