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Marthe Elden Wilhelmsen

University of Agder

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Marthe Elden Wilhelmsen is a PhD research fellow at the department of Global Development and Planning at the University of Agder – Norway. Her research focuses on different opinions on climate policies. What are we really talking about when we discuss climate policies? The PhD research is an ethnographic study of climate policy attitudes in Southern Norway, included using ego social network analysis.

Academic background:
MA in sociology focusing on climate communication. Marthe has worked as a teacher for many years in high schools. Fields of interest include environment, sociology, communication, improvisation, interactive pedagogical methods, and trying to fill the office with plants.

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Focus areas of expertise

Climate policy and politics Climate Justice Public opinion Social movements

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