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Communism, Conformity, and Civil Liberties (Cross Section Sample)

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • Stouffer, Samuel A. (Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.)
Publication Date
1966
Contributor
  • National Opinion Research Center (NORC), University of Chicago, Il. (Data Collector)
  • American Institute of Public Opinion (Gallup Poll), Princeton, N. (Data Collector)
  • National Opinion Research Center (NORC), University of Chicago, Il American Institute of Public Opinion (Gallup Poll), Princeton, N. (Data Collector)
Language
English
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Political Ideology
Description
  • Abstract

    Assessment of the danger of communism within and outside of the USA by the American population. Attitude to restriction of domestic civil rights and liberties, in order to deter this threat. Topics: The content of the survey is largely identical to the content of ZA Study No. 0033. Demography: religious denomination; school education; regional origins; social origins; occupation; marital status; military service; party membership; age (classified); sex. Interviewer rating: race and position of respondent.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1954-05 / 1954-07
Geographic Coverage
  • United States (US)
Sampled Universe
Age: 21 and older
Sampling
Multi-stage random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 4933
    Number of Variables: 152
Note
See also the elite survey archived under ZA Study No. 0033. Data provider:ICPSR, Study 7202.
Availability
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Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0034 (Type: ZA-No.)
Publications
  • Stouffer, Samuel A.: Communism, Conformity, and Civil Liberties: A Cross-section of the Nation Speaks Its Mind. New York: Wiley 1966

Update Metadata: 2017-12-28 | Issue Number: 82 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21

Stouffer, Samuel A. (1966): Communism, Conformity, and Civil Liberties (Cross Section Sample). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Data Archive. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.0034