Esther Foreman's research, Peering In, examines campaigning and its effectiveness in the House of Lords.
“A good campaigner should always measure whether their strategy and techniques have made an impact. They should also ask whether it is an effective use of resources, especially in a period of austerity. In the wake of recent events, I sought to ask Peers their views on being on the target of such tactics, and whether or not they considered it to be an effective method for campaigning. I also aimed to establish whether or not Peers perceived a difference between campaigning by members of the public, charity organisations and more recent online campaigning organisations. "
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