18 Mar '12, 2am

U.S Environmental Attitudes Since 2007: What kind of attitude changes have we witnessed in America in the last f...

U.S Environmental Attitudes Since 2007: What kind of attitude changes have we witnessed in America in the last f...

What kind of attitude changes have we witnessed in America in the last five years? During this time we have experienced the worst recession since the great depression, but what has happened to US attitudes on the environment? Surveys reveal some very interesting points. A 2008 survey was conducted by public affairs assistant professor David Konisky. He surveyed 1,000 adults about their attitudes toward the environment. The 2012 study was commissioned by the Brookings Institution, and the survey was conducted by the Gerald Ford School of Public Policy and the Muhlenberg College Institute of Public Opinion. The phone survey sampled the opinions of 887 US residents.

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