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Structure Analysis of the School (Parents Survey)

Resource Type
  • Hummell, Hans J. (Forschungsinstitut für Soziologie, Universität zu Köln)
  • Ziegler, Rolf (Forschungsinstitut für Soziologie, Universität zu Köln)
  • Wieken-Mayser, Maria (Forschungsinstitut für Soziologie, Universität zu Köln)
  • Klein, Michael (Forschungsinstitut für Soziologie, Universität zu Köln)
Publication Date
  • Forschungsinstitut fuer Soziologie, Universitaet zu Koeln (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Education, School Systems
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Post-compulsory education
  • Abstract

    Education aspiration, school image and child-raising habits of parents with a child in the 10th grade of a high school. Topics: reasons for transfer to the higher school; parental plans after completion of the 10th school year and agreement here with the child; occupation ideas of parents; financial sacrifice of parents for school attendance of child; significance of high school graduation grades for college degree or occupation; talents and achievements of child in comparison with class average (scale); honoring achievements within and outside of school by the school; factors for school success; regular reward and punishment of child for school achievements; average time for homework and surveillance of this; extent to which informed about school achievements; leisure behavior of child and his behavior with money; friendships of child; right to a say for parents and schoolchildren in school matters; personal participation in school events; attitude to a strike by schoolchildren; participation of child in demonstrations; judgement on the school situation in general and the school of the child; educational goals of a higher school; teacher supervision; attitude to sex education; expected influence of social origins of schoolchildren on conduct of teachers; status of education of all of one´s own children; age of spouse; local residency. Demography: age; number of children; religious denomination; school education; vocational training; occupation; employment; income; social origins; regional origins; membership. Also encoded was month of response.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1970-01 / 1970-02
Geographic Coverage
  • North Rhine-Westphalia (DE-NW)
Sampled Universe
Schoolchildren interviewed in ZA Study No. 0600.
Census among parents
Collection Mode
  • Mail survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 3385
    Number of Variables: 362
In the framework of the project interviews were conducted with the schoolchildren (ZA Study No. 0600), the teachers (ZA Study No. 640) and the principals (ZA Study No. 0996).
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0639 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • 1 (Type: VerbundFDB)
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  • Kühnel, Steffen; Mays, Anja: Lässt sich in der Langzeitbeobachtung ehemaliger Gymnasiasten eine protestantische Ethik finden? Empirische Spurensuche zu Max Weber in Heiner Meulemanns Gymnasiastenpanel. In: Beckers, Tilo; Birkelbach, Klaus; Hagenah, Jörg; Rosar, Ulrich (Hrsg.): Komparative empirische Sozialforschung. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010, S. 93-111

Update Metadata: 2019-03-23 | Issue Number: 245 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Hummell, Hans J.; Ziegler, Rolf; Wieken-Mayser, Maria; Klein, Michael (1970): Strukturanalyse der Schule - Elternbefragung (Gymnasiasten-Studie). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.