Deborah Lynn Guber
The University of Vermont
Deborah Lynn Guber is Associate Professor of Political Science at The University of Vermont. She received her A.B. from Smith College in 1990 and her Ph.D. from Yale University in 1996. Her work has appeared in peer-reviewed journals such as Public Opinion Quarterly, Environmental Politics, American Behavioral Scientist, Social Science Quarterly, Society & Natural Resources, and the Journal of Policy History. Her book, The Grassroots of a Green Revolution: Polling America on the Environment, was published by The MIT Press in 2003. Her current projects focus on climate change and explore the consequences of party polarization, the relationship between elite opinion leaders and the masses, and the dynamics of public attention.
Country(ies) of SpecialtyUnited States
Focus areas of expertiseClimate policy and politics Behavioral action Public opinion
Deborah Lynn Guber. 2021. “Public Opinion and the Classical Tradition: Redux in the Digital Age,” Public Opinion Quarterly, 85 (4): 1103-1127.
Deborah Lynn Guber, Jeremiah Bohr & Riley E. Dunlap. 2020. “‘Time to Wake Up’: Climate Change Advocacy in a Polarized Congress, 1996-2015,” Environmental Politics (July 2020).
Deborah Lynn Guber. 2017. “Partisan Cueing and Polarization in Public Opinion about Climate Change.” In The Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Climate Science, New York: Oxford University Press (June 2017).
Deborah Lynn Guber. 2013. “A Cooling Climate for Change? Party Polarization and the Politics of Global Warming,” American Behavioral Scientist (January 2013).
Deborah Lynn Guber & Christopher J. Bosso. 2012. “Issue Framing, Agenda-Setting, and Environmental Discourse.” In The Oxford Handbook of U.S. Environmental Policy, New York: Oxford University Press (October 2012).
Deborah Lynn Guber & Christopher J. Bosso. 2012. “’High Hopes and Bitter Disappointment’: Public Discourse and the Limits of the Environmental Movement in Climate Change Politics.” In Environmental Policy: New Directions for the Twenty-First Century, Eighth Edition, Washington, DC: CQ Press (January 2012).
Deborah Lynn Guber & Christopher J. Bosso. 2009. “Past the Tipping Point: Debating the Future of Public Discourse on the Environment.” In Environmental Policy: New Directions for the Twenty-First Century, Seventh Edition, Washington, DC: CQ Press (January 2009).
Christopher J. Bosso & Deborah Lynn Guber. 2003. “The Boundaries and Contours of American Environmental Activism.” In Environmental Policy: New Directions for the Twenty-First Century, Fifth Edition, Washington, D.C.: CQ Press (January 2003).