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Attitude to Technology (1989)

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • Merbold, Claus (SIEMENS, München)
  • INFRATEST Wirtschaftsforschung, München
Publication Date
1990
Contributor
  • INFRATEST Wirtschaftsforschung, Muenchen (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Technology, Energy
Description
  • Abstract

    Attitude to technical progress, the economy and the environment. Topics: Most important environmental problems; associations with the term technology; self-assessment of technology knowledge; attitude to modern technology (scale); attitude to a coal-fired power plant as well as to a nuclear power plant in the vicinity of one´s place of residence; general attitude to technology (scale); attitude to technical occupations; computers at work or at home; attitude to working with the computer; residential status; possession of a telephone, membership in a trade union or professional organization; living in a group sharing a residence; party preference; employment in the civil service.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1989-05 / 1989-06
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin
Sampled Universe
German citizens 14 years and older living in private households.
Sampling
Multi-stage stratified random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1992
    Number of Variables: 103
Note
The current data set is part of an omnibus survey. The study presents a follow-up survey to the investigation ´ Attitude to Technology ´ conducted in 1980 and archived under ZA Study No. 1274. The questions posed in the investigation described here represent a subset of the first survey. Further studies in this series are archived under ZA Study Nos. 1602 and 1367.
Availability
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Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1793 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2017-12-28 | Issue Number: 74 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Merbold, Claus; INFRATEST Wirtschaftsforschung, München (1990): Einstellung zur Technik (1989). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.1793