Here Are The Personality Traits Most Strongly Associated With Being Environmentally Conscious

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Period4 Jun 2020

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  • TitleHere Are The Personality Traits Most Strongly Associated With Being Environmentally Conscious
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletBPS Rigest Digest
    Media typePrint
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date4/06/20
    DescriptionThough COVID-19 is front and centre right now, most people would agree that climate change is the biggest threat facing humanity. As we explored earlier this year, how to engage people to combat that change is a thornier subject. Now a major new meta-analysis, published in Psychological Science, has revealed that particular personality traits are associated with more — or fewer — pro-environmental attitudes and behaviours.
    Producer/AuthorEmma Young
    PersonsAlistair Soutter, Rene Mottus