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Published on Nov 21, 2012
A member of Yale Law School's Cultural Cognition Project, Professor Kahan examines how our cultural values shape our beliefs and perceptions of risk. Here he discusses why "scientific consensus" often doesn't settle disputes around issues like climate change or the death penalty and what actually influences the decision-making process.