chapter  5
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Relationships between perception factors, socioeconomic characteristics, and climate change policy support

Chapter 5 presents the results of the advanced statistical analysis of the survey data through crosstabs, standard multiple regressions, and stepwise regressions, and it addresses the remaining three research questions of the “Global Survey on Public Attitudes towards Climate Change” research project:

• What importance do climate change risk perceptions and attitudes play in the public’s willingness to support mitigation and adaptation strategies?