International Relations (April 1956, Germany)
- USIA, Washington
- DIVO, Frankfurt
- DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
- International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
CESSDA Topic Classification:
- International politics and organisation
- Conflict, security and peace
- Economic systems and development
AbstractViews on various countries, judgement on American and Soviet policies as well as the USA image of the Germans. Topics: Most important problems of the FRG; attitude to England, France, Sweden, Netherlands, China, America and the Soviet Union; desired political orientation of the FRG; judgement on Soviet foreign policy, the peace efforts of the superpowers, the danger of war and the general successes of the western powers and the communist powers; attitude to American or Soviet aid for Africa and to extension of Trade with the East; attitude to unification of Europe, atomic energy and nuclear weapons tests; judgement on disarmament efforts; attitude to conflicts in the earlier possessions of England, France and the Netherlands; attitude to socialism, communism and capitalism (scale); desired agreement of the economic system of the FRG with that of the USA; judgement on the term ´capitalism for everyone´ and various areas of American life; knowledge about the race problems in the USA and their effects on the image of America; party preference; membership in a trade union. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; school education; occupation; household income; head of household; state. Interviewer rating: social class and willingness of respondent to cooperate; number of contact attempts. Also encoded was: identification of interviewer; age of interviewer and sex of interviewer; city size.
Germany (DE)FRG without Saarland
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Number of Units: 863
- ZA0435 (Type: ZA-No.)
Merritt, Richard L.; Puchala, Donald J. (Hrsg.): Western European Perspectives on International Affairs: Public Opinion Studies and Evaluations. New York: Praeger 1968.
Allerbeck, Klaus R.: Demokratisierung und sozialer Wandel in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland: Sekundäranalyse von Umfragedaten 1953-1974. Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag 1976.
Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 98 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21