Social Experiences of Young People in Transition into Working Life 1991

Forschungsbereich Bildungssoziologie, Berlin
Analysis of changed living conditions, activities and social experiences of young people after conclusion of vocational training or in studies. Topics: Employment status; activity in occupation learned; change of occupation and reasons for this; unemployment; retraining; numbe...
published 1991, Version 1.0.0
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Version

1.0.0

Language of Resource

German

Title

Social Experiences of Young People in Transition into Working Life 1991

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Publication Date

1991

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Contributors

Forschungsbereich Bildungssoziologie, Berlin
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Methods

Sample

Sampled Universe
Interviewed were students, medical personnel and skilled workers who had attended secondary school in Brandenburg and were older than 20 years.
Sampling
Sampling Procedure Comment:

Time Dimension

  • Cross-section

Collection Mode

  • Self-administered questionnaire: Paper
  • Mail survey

DataSets and Files

  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 153
    Number of Variables: 91

Subjects

Classification

ZA-Classification (GESIS Data Catalogue)
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Description

  • Abstract

    Analysis of changed living conditions, activities and social experiences of young people after conclusion of vocational training or in studies. Topics: Employment status; activity in occupation learned; change of occupation and reasons for this; unemployment; retraining; number of applications; work values (scale); relations in work collective / seminar group; preparation of school for demands of life; preparation of vocational training for occupational activity; willingness to participate in company committees; every-day values such as work, money, harmonic family life, achievement, obedience, knowledge, good relations, political position, good friends and colleagues; future expectations (scale); prospects of promotion and social differences in the GDR and in united Germany; changes in organization of leisure time; time period of life planning; current situation in life and life planning regarding residence, partnership, desire for children and occupation; possession of consumer goods; material desires; grade of the final examination of the 10th grade; occupation learned; final degree of training or last examination; member in organizations; belonging to a leisure group such as trend-followers, Grufties, Funkies, Skinheads, New Waver, Punks, Heavy Metals and Hooligans; religious community; leaving the area of the former GDR; willingness to participate further in the survey. Students: direction of studies, change of subject area.

Note

The study is a component of the total investigation "Social Experiences of Young People in Transition into Working Life", ZA Study Nos. 6473-6480. Not all of the candidates involved still lived in Brandenburg at the time of survey; but they had already been involved in the survey in 1989 and were thus interviewed again.

Coverage

Temporal Coverage

  • 1991-04 / 1991-05

Geographic Coverage

  • Brandenburg (DE-BB)
    Brandenburg (city)

Relations

Alternative Identifiers

  • ZA6480 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-12-10 | Issue Number: 94 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22