Dr Nicholas Smith

Senior Lecturer

DepartmentSocial Sciences

Research outputs

Affective Imagery, Risk Perceptions, and Climate Change Communication
Leiserowitz, A. and Smith, N. 2017. Affective Imagery, Risk Perceptions, and Climate Change Communication. in: Oxford Encyclopaedia of Climate Science Oxford Oxford University Press.

City dweller aspirations for cities of the future: How do environmental and personal wellbeing feature?
Joffe, H. and Smith, N. 2016. City dweller aspirations for cities of the future: How do environmental and personal wellbeing feature? Cities. 59, pp. 102-112. doi:10.1016/j.cities.2016.06.006

Catholics and Climate Change Skepticism
Vincentnathan, L., Vincentnathan, S.G. and Smith, N. 2016. Catholics and Climate Change Skepticism. Worldviews: Global Religions, Culture, and Ecology. 20 (2), pp. 125-149. doi:10.1163/15685357-02002005

Social Representations of Threatening Phenomena: The Self-Other Thema and Identity Protection
Smith, N., O'Connor, C. and Joffe, H. 2015. Social Representations of Threatening Phenomena: The Self-Other Thema and Identity Protection. Papers on Social Representations. 24 (2), pp. 1.1-1.23.

The Role of Emotion in Global Warming Policy Support and Opposition
Smith, N. and Leiserowitz, A. 2014. The Role of Emotion in Global Warming Policy Support and Opposition. Risk Analysis. 34 (5), p. 937–948. doi:10.1111/risa.12140

Climate change and visual imagery
O'Neill, S. and Smith, N. 2014. Climate change and visual imagery. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change. 5 (1), pp. 73-87. doi:10.1002/wcc.249

American evangelicals and global warming
Smith, N. and Leiserowitz, A. 2013. American evangelicals and global warming. Global Environmental Change. 23 (5), p. 1009–1017. doi:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2013.04.001

Climategate, Public Opinion, and the Loss of Trust
Leiserowitz, A., Maibach, E., Roser-Renouf, C., Smith, N. and Dawson, E. 2013. Climategate, Public Opinion, and the Loss of Trust. American Behavioral Scientist. 57 (6), pp. 818-837. doi:10.1177/0002764212458272

How the public engages in climate change: A social representations approach
Smith, N. and Joffe, H. 2013. How the public engages in climate change: A social representations approach. Public Understanding of Science. 22 (1), pp. 16-32. doi:10.1177/0963662512440913

The rise of global warming scepticism: exploring affective image associations over time
Smith, N. and Leiserowitz, A. 2012. The rise of global warming scepticism: exploring affective image associations over time. Risk Analysis. 32 (6), pp. 1021-1032. doi:10.1111/j.1539-6924.2012.01801.x

Climate change in the British press: The role of the visual
Smith, N. and Joffe, H. 2009. Climate change in the British press: The role of the visual. Journal of Risk Research. 12 (5), pp. 647-663. doi:10.1080/13669870802586512