Education Expectations and Knowledge Interests (1963)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • DIVO, Frankfurt
Publication Date
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
  • GESIS (Distributor)
  • GESIS (Hosting Institution)
  • ZA:
    • Education, School Systems
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Education
Free Keywords
Schema: TheSoz
educational opportunity; education deficit; education behavior; cultural behavior; educational offerings
  • Abstract

    Attitude and motivation for training and further education. Topics: Attitudes to the education system; perceived possibilities to raise the general education level; attitude to introduction of a 10th required school year; trips to further education events, America-Houses, libraries and picture exhibitions. Demography: possession of durable economic goods; head of household; marital status; employment; occupation; age (classified); school education and vocational training; income of head of household; family income; size of household; religious denomination; sex; state; composition of household . Interviewer rating: social class of respondent; city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1963-11
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Age: 16-79
Probability: Multistage; Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage random sample
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview: PAPI
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1819
    Number of Variables: 125
Survey unit: adults; teenagers### The current data set is part of an omnibus survey. On the same topic see also ZA Study Nos. 0022, 1017 and 1021.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0021 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • 1 (Type: VerbundFDB)
  • Strzelewicz, Willy; Raapke, Hans-Dietrich; Schulenberg, Wolfgang: Bildung und gesellschaftliches Bewußtsein: Eine mehrstufige soziologische Untersuchung in Westdeutschland. Stuttgart: Enke 1966
  • DIVO: Was halten die Bundesbürger vom Bildungsstand in der Bundesrepublik? In: DIVO-Pressedienst, Januar II, 1964. S. 1 - 15
  • DIVO: Wer sind die Besucher von Bildungseinrichtungen? In: DIVO-Pressedienst, Februar I, 1964. S. 1 - 9
  • Meulemann, Heiner: Bildungsexpansion und Wandel der Bildungsvorstellungen zwischen 1958 und 1979: Eine Kohortenanalyse. In: Zeitschrift für Soziologie, 11, 1982. S. 227 - 253

Update Metadata: 2020-12-01 | Issue Number: 83 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21