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Attitudes to the Future (May 1970)

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
Creator
  • Müller, Siegfried (Institut für Sozialpsychologie, Universität zu Köln)
  • MARPLAN, Frankfurt
Publication Date
1970
Contributor
  • MARPLAN, Frankfurt (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Society, Culture
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Social change
Description
  • Abstract

    Scale to measure future expectations. Topics: Future expectations, measured by means of the optimism-pessimism scale after Mueller: expectation of the development in the areas of economy, politics, society, science and in the individual area; memberships; party preference; self-assessment of social class (Kleining-Moore index); age of children. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; occupation; employment; household income; size of household; head of household. Also encoded were: weekday of interview and district code.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1970-05
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Persons 14 years old and older
Sampling
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1783
    Number of Variables: 58
Note
The study is part of an omnibus survey and part of a trend survey; see ZA Study Nos. 0612 and 0613.
Availability
Delivery
C - Data and documents are only released for academic research and teaching after the data depositor’s written authorization. For this purpose the Data Archive obtains a written permission with specification of the user and the analysis intention.
Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0611 (Type: ZA-No.)
Publications
  • Müller, Siegfried: Untersuchung zur Messung pessimistischer und optimistischer Zukunftserwartungen: Eine Studie zur Psychologie des Zukunftserlebens. Köln: Hanstein 1973.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 96 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Müller, Siegfried; MARPLAN, Frankfurt (1970): Einstellungen zur Zukunft (Mai 1970). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.0611