Thanks to David Oldroyd for pointing me towards: the RSA’s Social Brain Centre Report: A New Agenda on Climate Change: facing up to stealth denial and winding down on fossil fuels.
This draws on a UK-based survey that identifies the widespread phenomenon of' 'stealth denial' of which most of us are guilty. To quote:
"This human response to climate change is unfolding as a political tragedy because scientific knowledge and economic power are pointing in different directions".
More on this later ...