International Relations (October 1958, Germany, Form B)
- USIA, Washington
- DIVO, Frankfurt
- DIVO, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
- International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
CESSDA Topic Classification:
- Cultural and national identity
- International politics and organisation
- Conflict, security and peace
AbstractComparison of the image of the USA and the Soviet Union as well as attitudes to questions of international policy. Topics: Most important domestic and foreign policy problems of the FRG; attitudes to various countries, selected heads of government, the leadership role of the USA and American foreign policy; desired East-West orientation of the FRG; assessment of the seriousness of the disarmament efforts of the superpowers; attitude to NATO and use of nuclear weapons in the China conflict; judgement on the USA in comparison to the Soviet Union regarding economic development, scientific progress, existing class differences and educational opportunities; stereotype concepts of Americans (list of characteristics); judgement on the influence of American culture on the FRG; assessment of the partnership between the USA and the FRG; attitude to stationing American troops in the FRG; contact with American soldiers; attitude to the conduct of Americans regarding Negros; sources of information about America; party preference. Demography: age (classified); sex; school education; vocational training; occupation; state. Interviewer rating: social class and willingness of respondent to cooperate; number of contact attempts; city size; date of interview. Also encoded was: identification of interviewer.
Germany (DE)FRG without Saarland
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Number of Units: 585
- ZA0597 (Type: ZA-No.)
Merritt, Richard L.; Puchala, Donald J. (Hrsg.): Western European Perspectives on International Affairs: Public Opinion Studies and Evaluation. New York: Praeger 1968.
Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 96 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22