David Schlosberg

Recent Articles

The End of the Enlightenment

We imagine we live in a rational, enlightened society. If we did, though, experts would identify issues to be addressed, and goals to be reached. In fact, we see direct intervention to break the link between knowledge and policy. Climate shows us that it is a small matter for power to trump and corrupt knowledge, globally. It’s too late for an optimal solution now. It is time to start coping. But how? [more]