The Journalists of the Entertainment Press

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Langenbucher, Wolfgang R. (Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Kommunikationsforschung, München)
  • Glotz, Peter (Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Kommunikationsforschung, München)
  • Mahle, Walter A. (Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Kommunikationsforschung, München)
Publication Date
  • BASIS RESEARCH, Frankfurt am Main (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Occupation, Profession
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Employment
  • Abstract

    Stops on the professional career of journalists. Topics: School education; vocational training; length of occupation affiliation; detailed information on sequence and stops of occupational development; interest in change of job; contacts during working hours; membership in professional organizations, parties and public institutions; judgement on social security of work; supplemental benefits from employer; type of health insurance and employment conditions. Demography: age; sex; marital status; number of children; professional career; income; social origins.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1971-04
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
Editors, journalists and creators of altogether 29 public magazines as well as journals at this point in time having purchased circulation of more than 250,000 copies.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Two-stage sample
Collection Mode
  • Mail survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 516
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0629 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Langenbucher, Wolfgang R.; Mahle, Walter A.: Unterhaltung als Beruf? Herkunft, Vorbildung, Berufsweg und Selbstverständnis einer Berufsgruppe. Berlin: Verlag Volker Spiess 1974.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 98 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22