New Year´s Articles and Poems in the Vossische Zeitung 1740-1934

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Fauck, Heiko (Zentralarchiv für Empirische Sozialforschung an der Universität zu Köln)
Publication Date
  • ZA:
    • Historical Studies Data
  • Abstract

    The study investigates the change in values and the change in political language in a socio-economic context looking at the example of selected article groups of the Vossische Zeitung from 1740, over the period of revolution 1948/9 until the stop of publication under the pressure of the National Socialists in 1934, using the method of computer based quantitative and qualitative content analysis. The main themes are: Theoretical considerations on the construction of a value catalog, used in terms of a - Starting point for a sample of newspaper articles - Justification of the selection of Vossische Zeitung as a suitable empirical data base and the selection of new year’s articles and poems to demonstrate the long-term changes in values - Construction of a periodization pattern for the connection of change in values and the socio-economic context - Development of interpretation patterns for the basic orientation of political language and actualization of values and - Presentation of stability and changes in political language
Temporal Coverage
  • 1740 / 1934
Geographic Coverage
  • Historical German lands (-1871) (DQDE)
  • German Reich (1871-1945) (DXDE)
Sampled Universe
Articles of Vossische Zeitung
Sampling Procedure Comment: Content analysis based on 267 new year´s articles (1845-1847, 1849-1870, 1872-1934), new year´s poems(1618, 1720, 1725, 1737, 1738, 1740-1745, 1748, 1750, 1752-1759, 1761-1872) and evaluations of the fiscal year (1884-1887, 1902, 1903) from different volumes of the Vossische Zeitung.
Collection Mode
  • Registration of newspaper articles in written form.
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Object
    Number of Units: 267
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8141 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Fauck, Heiko: Der Titelkopf der ´Vossischen Zeitung´. In: Matis, Herbert (Hg.): RELATION. Jg./Vol. 4 (1997) No. 1, S. 149-176.
  • Fauck, Heiko: Wertewandel im sozioökonomischen Kontext am Beispiel der Vossischen Zeitung. In: Matis, Herbert (Hg.): RELATION. Jg./Vol. 1 (1994) No. 1, S. 165-186.
  • Fauck, Heiko: Die Bewertung der Person Otto von Bismarck in den Neujahrsartikeln der Vossischen Zeitung (1845-1934). In: Historical Social Research (HSR) Vol. 21 (1996), No. 3, S. 96-114.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 28 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23