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Intersection of Personal and National History, 1985: [United States]

Version
v1
Resource Type
Dataset : survey data
Creator
  • Schuman, Howard
  • Converse, Philip E.
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Publication Date
1989-12-15
Funding Reference
  • National Science Foundation
Language
English
Free Keywords
civil rights; economic issues; life satisfaction; Vietnam War; war
Description
  • Abstract

    These data explore the ways in which national and world events occurring over the past 50 years have affected respondents' lives and the lives of their families. A representative sample of Americans was queried about memories of important people, war-related issues including lessons learned from the Vietnam War, civil rights, and economic issues.
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS0: Study-Level Files
    • DS1: Dataset
    • DS2: Frequencies
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 1985
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
All adult residents of the United States 18 years of age and older.
Sampling
National probability sample selected through random digit dialing.
Note
Funding insitution(s): National Science Foundation (SES-8410078).
Availability
Download
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 9257 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Publications
  • Scott, Jacqueline, Zac, Lilian. Collective memories in Britain and the United States. Public Opinion Quarterly.57, (3), 315-331.1993.
    • ID: 10.1086/269378 (DOI)

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

Schuman, Howard; Converse, Philip E. (1989): Intersection of Personal and National History, 1985: [United States]. Version 1. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09257.v1