Society, Media, and Public Affairs

Our attitudes about the world and our place in it influence almost every decision we make—from the politicians we vote for and the causes we support to the products we buy and the careers we pursue. For years, NORC has been developing a firmer, finer grasp of what American citizens—and increasingly, citizens of other countries—think about issues ranging from criminal justice to religious belief so that governments, nonprofits and other organizations can develop policies and programs that more effectively address citizens’ concerns.

Click here to download the Society, Media, and Public Affairs brochure.


News Associated Press: Poll: Americans divided on admitting refugees More
Posted: 3.11.2017 12:14PM
News NPR All Things Considered: The AP-NORC Center's Amanda Lenhart discusses smartphone strategies for families More
Posted: 1.4.2017 3:42PM
News NPR Morning Edition: NORC's Amanda Lenhart discussion technology usage in families More
Posted: 1.4.2017 3:39PM
News The Associated Press: AP-NORC Center Journalism Fellow Maria Zamudio explores aging and retirement More
Posted: 1.4.2017 3:19PM
News The Washington Post: GSS research shows how Americans look at themselves politically More
Posted: 1.4.2017 3:17PM


Jeffrey Hackett
Director of Business Development
(312) 759-4266