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How the Germans see Themselves

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • "DIE ZEIT", Hamburg
Publication Date
  • "DIE ZEIT", Hamburg (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Society, Culture
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Cultural and national identity
  • Abstract

    Autostereotype and assumed heterostereotype of the Germans. Topics: Assumed popularity of Germans abroad; role of the government and its influence on the economy; attitude to the current number of civil servants; attitude to free use (zero fare) of public facilities; setting priorities in financing public tasks; readiness for regional mobility; attitude to number of children and religious education of children; attitude to work, work morale and income as well as advertising and opinion polls. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; school education; occupation; employment; household income; size of household; economic area; city size.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1964-07 / 1964-10
Sampled Universe
Readers of the weekly magazine "DIE ZEIT" in the FRG and abroad.
Sampling Procedure Comment: The questionnaire was printed in the newspaper on 24.Jul.1964.
Collection Mode
  • Mail survey (reader survey)
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 9966
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0197 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Redaktion "DIE ZEIT": Wie die Deutschen sich sehen. In: "DIE ZEIT", 19, 1964, Nr. 44 vom 30.10.1964, S. 39

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 95 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21

"DIE ZEIT", Hamburg (1964): Wie die Deutschen sich sehen. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.