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German for Young Turks

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Deeley, Eleanor C. (Institut für angewandte Sozialforschung, Universität zu Köln)
Publication Date
  • FORSA, Gesellschaft fuer Sozialforschung und statistische Analysen, Koeln (Data Collector)
  • GESIS (Distributor)
  • GESIS (Hosting Institution)
  • ZA:
    • Education, School Systems
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Migration
    • Cultural and national identity
    • Language and linguistics
    • Youth
    • Social exclusion
Free Keywords
Schema: TheSoz
Turk; social relations; integration; German as a foreign language; radio; language course; national stereotype
  • Abstract

    Autostereotype and heterostereotype of Turkish school children in Cologne junior high schools. Topics: length of stay in the Federal Republic; attendance at a preparation class; length of daily homework; school and discipline; participation in class trip; personal attitude and assumed attitude of Germans to common or separate school attendance of German children and children of guest workers; nationality of teachers; knowledge of Turkish by German teachers; classification of the relationship to the teacher as well as to Turkish and German classmates; structure of circle of friends; place of getting to know friends; desire for more contact with Germans; reasons for possible lack of contact; detailed assessment of knowledge of German and Turkish by respondent as well as father and mother; participation of parents in a German course; watching Turkish or German videofilms; radio and television habits; frequency of listening to the radio language course ´German for young Turks´ in one´s family; degree of familiarity of the language course in personal surroundings; source of information about the language course; assessment of the truth content of information spread by the media; personal interest in German customs and assumed interest of Germans in Turkish traditions; autostereotype of Turks and heterostereotype of Germans; actual as well as preferred housing situation, measured on proportion of foreigners in an apartment house; proportion of foreigners in one´s residential area; place for leisure activities; primary communication difficulties with authorities; reference person; significance of nationality of future spouse; judgement of parents on personal adjustment conduct; contentment with life; interest in German citizenship; year of arrival of parents in the FRG; invitation of parents to a visit with Germans; general judgement on Turks by Germans; judgement on the future of Turks in the Federal Republic Germany; personal decision to remain in the Federal Republic or return to Turkey. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; family composition; age and number of siblings; number of siblings born in Germany; part of town in Cologne; year in which father or mother came to Germany; occupational position of father, age of mother (classified); employment of mother. Interviewer rating: date; school form; year of school; preparation class; number of schoolchildren in the class; number of Turkish schoolchildren in the class; other foreign schoolchildren in the class; part of town in Cologne where the school is.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1984-06
Geographic Coverage
  • Cologne (DE-NW-CGN)
Sampled Universe
Turkish schoolchildren in junior high schools in the municipal area of Cologne. The age of the schoolchildren was about 14 to 18 years.
Probability: Multistage; Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage proportional stratified (according to proportion of Turks in the schools) sample
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Self-administered questionnaire: Paper
  • Written survey in a group situation
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Group
    Number of Units: 483
    Number of Variables: 245
Survey unit: students### The questionnaire was written in the Turkish language. A survey of German schoolchildren is archived under ZA Study No. 1378.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1377 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • 1 (Type: VerbundFDB)
  • Deeley, Eleanor C.: Akzeptanz des WDR-Sprachkurses "Deutsch für junge Türken". Köln: FORSA Forschungsbericht 1984.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-23 | Issue Number: 93 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Deeley, Eleanor C. (1986): Deutsch für junge Türken. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.