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GERMAN 364 Green Germany

Professor Dolan (crosslisted: HISTORY 250; ENERGY 364; ENVIRON 366)

Strategies for finding polls

Many newspapers conduct their own polls, and newspapers generally will report poll results distributed by pollsters nationally and internationally. Once you find a mention of a poll, you can usually track back to the poll tacker or the poll itself.

Below is a selection of aggregators from our Newspaper Databases A-Z page for a search on Germany Nuclear Power Public Opinion

Statistics can help with assessing a topic; check outthe database Statista on Nuclear Power


Databases Opinion Polls

Links to Opinion Research

Opinion Archives

Search across opinion articles from several major publications. Includes sources like the New Yorker, Harper's Magazine, and the National Review

The Pew Research Center

  • Studies of attitudes toward the press, politics and public policy issues
  • National surveys that measure public attentiveness to major news stories
  • Trends in values and fundamental political and social attitudes

Public Agenda

  • Public opinion research and citizen education
  • Selected high-profile controversial issues with background information and public opinion polls

European Public Opinion/L'opinion publique européenne

This site represents the Public Opinion Analysis section of the European Commission and reports results of surveys conducted of European Union citizens on their attitudes toward the EU, its political and economic policies, and social values held by individuals. Primary among these is the Eurobarometer, and the site provides the ability to review responses to questions over time in survey countries. Survey coverage has recently expanded to include many countries in Central and Eastern Europe, the Candidate Countries Eurobarometer. CISER owns selected Eurobarometer datasets, and they are also available from ICPSR.)
IFD Allensbach
The Institut für Demoskopie Allensbach (IfD Allensbach), often referred to more simply as the "Allensbach Institute," was founded in 1947. It is one of the most well-known and respected opinion and market research institutes in Germany today. 
Ifop is an opinion poll, market research (consumer goods, luxury, healthcare, services) and media research institute intervening worldwide via its presence in 4 geographical zones (Europe, North America, South America, and Asia).
World Public Opinion is an international collaborative project whose aim is to give voice to public opinion around the world on international issues.

Wiki on Meinungsforschung some organizations to explore


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