Student Societies

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Bartscher, Ulrich (Seminar für Soziologie, Universität zu Köln)
Publication Date
  • U. Bartscher,Seminar fuer Soziologie, Universitaet zu Koeln (Data Collector)
  • Kartellverband katholischer deutscher Studentenvereine (KV), Bochum (Data Collector)
  • GESIS (Distributor)
  • GESIS (Hosting Institution)
  • ZA:
    • University, Research, the Sciences
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Post-compulsory education
Free Keywords
Schema: TheSoz
fraternity; political attitude; university policy; social background
  • Abstract

    Socialization in the fraternity, moral orientations and political attitudes of student society members. Topics: Recruiting methods and social structure of student society associations; factors influencing joining a fraternity early on; motivations for joining; socialization in individual student society phases; subordinate activities; integration; potentially leaving the student society; identification with persons and the organization (scale); organization-specific attitudes and norms; models; offices patronage; student customs; society-specific attitudes; political orientation; attitude to prohibition of extremist parties; sympathy scale for CDU/CSU, SPD, FDP, NPD and DFU; attitude to the grand coalition; attitude to recognition of the GDR, the Oder-Neisse Line, the foreign policy of the FRG, reunification of Germany, permitting the KPD again, prohibition of the NPD, democracy and dictatorship; tolerance in questions of morals and conviction of belief; college political orientation; attitude to reform of the universities and stronger regimentation as well as reorganization of studies; attitude to the political mandate of the student parlament; attitude to student protests and personal participation in student criticism and protest actions; preference for a political college group; scientific orientation; dogmatism (scale); attitude to admission of foreigners, women students and non-Catholics in the fraternity; membership in a party; position in the fraternity. Indices: military service performed; activity in the fraternity; contact and integration in the student society. Demography: age (classified); school education; vocational training; social origins; regional origins; membership.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1968-10 / 1969-02
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
Members (students and old gentlemen) of the Kartellverband katholischer deutscher Studentenvereine.
Probability: Simple random; Sampling Procedure Comment: Simple random selection
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Self-administered questionnaire: Paper
  • Mail survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1530
Survey unit: college students###
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0490 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • 1 (Type: VerbundFDB)
  • Bartscher, Ulrich: Korporationen in Hochschule und Gesellschaft: Eine empirische Studie über traditional orientierte Institutionen in einer sich wandelnden sozialen Umwelt. Augsburg: Erich Stroh Verlag 1971.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 98 | Registration Date: 2010-07-21