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Racist and Antisemitic Prejudices (Germany)

Resource Type
  • Tumin, Melvin (Princeton University, Princeton, N.J.)
Publication Date
  • DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Society, Culture
  • Abstract

    Political socialization and democratic attitudes. Attitude to Jews. Topics: Historical knowledge and sources of information; evaluation of the Hitler regime; characterization of Jews, Americans, Poles and Russians; social distance from ethnic groups; education goals of the school; attitude to training; satisfaction with what one has achieved; future expectations; personal election participation; behavior at the polls in earlier elections; party membership; party preference; personal unemployment in the past year; religiousness and religious denomination of parents; social mobility. Scales and indices: antisemitism, ethnocentrism, authoritarianism, optimism and anomy. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; family composition; number of children; religious denomination; religiousness; school education; vocational training; occupation; employment; income; household income; size of household; head of household; social origins; city size; state; regional origins; membership.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1961-11
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Age: 14-50.
Multi-stage random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 577
The study is part of an international comparative study (ZA Study Nos. 0192 to 0194). Besides the data set described above there exists also a single-punched data set with 1 card containing a selection of variables in the form of indices.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0194 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Tumin, Melvin: Intergroup Attitudes of Youth and Adults in England, France and Germany. Part I and II. Princeton University: hekt. 1964

Update Metadata: 2017-12-28 | Issue Number: 80 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21

Tumin, Melvin (1964): Racist and Antisemitic Prejudices (Germany). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Data Archive. Dataset.