Topic Boom in the Federal Parliament Election Campaign 1980

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Sarcinelli, Ulrich (Seminar für Politikwissenschaft der EWH Koblenz)
Publication Date
  • Seminar fuer Politikwissenschaft der EWH Koblenz (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Elections
  • Abstract

    Election campaign topics prior to the Federal Parliament election 1980. Topics: encoding of topic contents of the information sheet ´Nachrichtenspiegel/Inland II´ {mirror on news/domestic II} produced daily by the press and information office of the Federal Government and which on about 10 pages contains a summary of politically relevant events of the day based on the evaluation of about 22 daily and weekly newspapers and also radio and television reporting. The following is covered in encoded form in this data set: date, position of election campaign topic in the publication; number of topics; reference to interaction within or between parties; addressee for the statement; reference to topics or persons of the report; topic designation.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1979-07 / 1980-10
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin
Sampled Universe
The ´Nachrichtenspiegel/Inland II´ {mirror on the news/domestic II} produced by the press and information office of the Federal Government in the specified survey period and encoding of election campaign topics addressed.
Total universe/Complete enumeration; Sampling Procedure Comment: Census
Time Dimension
  • Longitudinal
Collection Mode
  • Content coding
  • Encoding of text data
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Text Unit
    Number of Units: 937
    Number of Variables: 13
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1313 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Czerwick, Edwin; Sarcinelli, Ulrich: Themenkonjunktur im BTW Wahlkampf 1980. Außenpolitik und Wahlkampf: Eine Analyse zur Rolle der Außenpolitik im Bundestagswahlkampf 1979/1980. Analysen und Berichte der Forschungsgruppe Parteidemokratie. Band 1. Koblenz: (Seminar für Politikwissenschaft) 1982.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 90 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22