Antisemitism in the FRG

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Sallen, Herbert A. (Forschungsinstitut für Soziologie, Universität zu Köln)
Publication Date
  • EMNID, Bielefeld (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Society, Culture
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Cultural and national identity
    • Political ideology
  • Abstract

    Attitude to Jews in the Federal Republic. Topics: Self-image of Germans and third-party image of Jews (semantic differentials); conduct intentions in the area of economic antisemitism, such as e.g. no business transactions with Jews; assessment of the significance of Jews in the finance and business world as well as in the cultural area; sources of information about today´s Jews in the Federal Republic and their history; assessment of the general attitude of the population regarding Jews and assessment of the share of blame of the Jews for their fate; questions on the Arab-Israeli War of 1973 and personal distribution of sympathy; judgement on the Middle East policy of the Federal Government. Scales: anomy, antidemocratic tendencies; religious and secular antisemitic concepts as well as national racism. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; school education; occupation; employment; household income; size of household; head of household; city size; state.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1974-10
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Persons 16 years old and older.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Quota sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2084
    Number of Variables: 128
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0838 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Sallen, Herbert A.: Zum Antisemitismus in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland: Konzepte, Methoden und Ergebnisse der empirischen Antisemitismusforschung. Frankfurt: Haag und Herchen 1977.
  • Silbermann, Alphons; Sallen, Herbert A.: Latenter Antisemitismus in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. In: Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, 28, 1976, S. 706 - 723.
  • Silbermann, Alfons: Minoritätenforschung: Antisemitismus in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. In: Bild der Wissenschaft, 13, Heft 6, Juni 1976, S. 68-74.
  • Silbermann, Alfons: Sind wir Antisemiten? Ausmaß und Wirkungen eines sozialen Vorurteils in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Köln: Verlag Wissenschaft und Politik 1982.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 95 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22