Problem

Doom-mongering

Other Names:
Doomsday syndrome
Over-reaction to future hazards
Nature:

People, and particularly intellectuals, tend to over-react to environmental and other social problems, making use of incorrect data or fallacious arguments (whether deliberately or inadvertently) to promote environmental scares.

Related Problems:
Unrealistic environmentalism
Reduced By:
Avoidance of reality
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 13: Climate ActionGOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
04.07.2021 – 12:16 CEST