Public Political Protests in Russia 2014-17 (by Alexandra Arkhipova)

Version 1.0, published: Feb. 28, 2021

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Jan Matti Dollbaum

Main category: Protests
Alexandra Arkhipova (2021): Public Political Protests in Russia 2014-17 (by Alexandra Arkhipova), v. 1.0, Discuss Data, <doi:10.48320/B7D2293C-DF4A-47B4-A0B1-D32C9AAED55E>.


Documentation of street protests in major Russian cities and of online protest statements in Facebook groups (Russian sphere). The data set was compiled and is owned by Alexandra Arkkhipova. It covers a total of 114 physical protest actions from February 2014 to April 2017 and discussions in online groups in 2015 and 2016. For a comprehensive description see the documentation of data collection.

Access to the data collection is organized through the broker model (the contact person is the curator, access only for guests of the Research Centre for East European Studies at the University of Bremen after explicit consent from data provider).




Protest Russian Politics Social Media Folklore Social Issues

Language of data



Anthropology Political Science Sociology

Methods of data collection

Internet Search Interviews Participant Observation

Methods of data analysis

Case Study Descriptive Statistics Interpretation