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Researcher: Lucas, CH (Dr Chloe Lucas)

Fields of Research

Social and Cultural Geography
Urban and Regional Studies (excl. Planning)
Land Use and Environmental Planning
Insurance Studies
Environmental Management
Conservation and Biodiversity

Research Objectives

Climate and Climate Change
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Social Impacts of Climate Change and Variability
Superannuation and Insurance Services
Environmental Policy, Legislation and Standards
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity at Regional or Larger Scales
Urban Land Policy

Career Best Publications

Concerning values: what underlies public polarisation about climate change?; Geographical Research
Disrupting polarized discourses: can we get out of the ruts of environmental conflicts?; Environment and Planning C: Politics and Space
How climate change research undermines trust in everyday life: a review; Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change
Not ‘getting on the bandwagon’: When climate change is a matter of unconcern; Environment and Planning E: Nature and Space

Research Publications

2018 Wiley Award for Best paper in Geographical Research: Highly Commended
A crisis of underinsurance threatens to scar rural Australia permanently
A crisis of underinsurance threatens to scar rural Australia permanently
Climate Communications Research Award
Concerning values: what underlies public polarisation about climate change?; Geographical Research
Cultures of Concern and Unconcern: Thinking Differently about Climate Change
Disrupting polarized discourses: can we get out of the ruts of environmental conflicts?; Environment and Planning C: Politics and Space
How climate change research undermines trust in everyday life: a review; Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change
Insurance is unaffordable for some, but it’s middle Australia that is underinsured
Not everyone cares about climate change, but reproach won’t change their minds
Not ‘getting on the bandwagon’: When climate change is a matter of unconcern; Environment and Planning E: Nature and Space
Planning to help our natural landscapes adapt to climate change; Planning News (Victoria)
Rethinking Tasmania’s regionality from an Antarctic perspective: flipping the map; M/C Journal
Rethinking Tasmania’s regionality from an Antarctic perspective: flipping the map; M/C Journal

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision