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Study on Socialization of Sociology Students (FU Berlin, University of Muenster)

Resource Type
  • Mayntz, Renate (Institut für Soziologie der Freien Universität Berlin)
Publication Date
  • Institut fuer Soziologie der Freien Universitaet Berlin (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • University, Research, the Sciences
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Post-compulsory education
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes / opinion
  • Abstract

    Political attitudes and general personality characteristics of beginning students in Berlin and Muenster. Topics: Origin and socialization milieu; course of education; motivation for studies and reasons for selection of the subject; occupation prospects; professional image; profile of demands on the desired occupation; political interest; party preference; membership in a party or political college group; active participation in school representation; memberships during time in school; judgement on the political development of the FRG; financing of studies. Scales: fear, anomy, dogmatism, nationalism and rigidity. Demography: age; sex; marital status; school education; vocational training; occupation; income; housing situation; social origins; refugee status; military service.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1965-10 / 1965-12
Geographic Coverage
  • Berlin (DE-BE)
  • Muenster (DE-NW-MSR)
Sampled Universe
Beginning students in sociology in the winter semester 1965/66 in Münster and at FU Berlin; Beginning students in law sciences in the winter semester 1965/66 at FU Berlin
Census of all beginning sociology students in the winter semester 1965/66 in Muenster and at the FU Berlin (122 cases). From the beginning jurisprudence students at the FU Berlin a sample of 49 students was interviewed.
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 171
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0181 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • 1 (Type: VerbundFDB)
  • Mayntz, Renate (Hrsg.): Soziologen im Studium: Eine Untersuchung zur Entwicklung fachspezifischer Einstellungen bei Studenten. Stuttgart: Enke 1970

Update Metadata: 2019-03-23 | Issue Number: 83 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21

Mayntz, Renate (1965): Studie zur Sozialisierung von Soziologiestudenten (FU Berlin, Universität Münster). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.