Doherty, B ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1259-1058, Saunders, C and Hayes, G (2020) A New Climate Movement? Extinction Rebellion’s Activists in Profile. CUSP Working Paper No 25. CUSP Working Paper Series | No 25, 25. 1 - 39 (41).

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Abstract

Compiled by academics at three UK universities, this report presents a profile of participants in Extinction Rebellion’s (XR) mass civil disobedience actions in London in April and October 2019. The report is compiled from three datasets: a protest survey of participants in each of these two XR actions, with 303 short face to face interviews and 232 mailed back questionnaires in total; observational analysis of court hearings of XR activists charged with minor public order offences following the April 2019 action, totalling a further 213 activists; and data from a previous survey of participants in two climate change marches 2009/10, which we use as a benchmark for interpreting our XR survey.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: The full final version of this article with any extra relevant information can be found at; https://www.cusp.ac.uk/themes/p/xr-study/
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences > School of Social, Political and Global Studies
Depositing User: Symplectic
Date Deposited: 31 Jul 2020 13:47
Last Modified: 31 Jul 2020 13:47
URI: https://eprints.keele.ac.uk/id/eprint/8403

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