The Influence of Television on Rural Municipalities of Tunisia (Panel: 3rd Wave, 1985)
- Kepplinger, Hans M. (Institut für Publizistik, Universität Mainz)
- Donsbach, Wolfgang (Institut für Publizistik, Universität Mainz)
- Hamdane, Mohamed (Institut de Presse et des Sciences de l´information de l´Universite de Tunis (I. P. S. I.), Tunisie)
- Kembi, Mohamed A. (Institut de Presse et des Sciences de l´information de l´Universite de Tunis (I. P. S. I.), Tunisie)
- Skik, Rached (Institut de Presse et des Sciences de l´information de l´Universite de Tunis (I. P. S. I.), Tunisie)
- Hamdane, Mohamed (Data Collector)
- Kembi, Mohamed A. (Data Collector)
- Skik, Rached Institut de Presse et des Sciences de l´information del´Universite de Tunis (I. P. S. I.), Tunisie (Data Collector)
- M. Hamdane, A. Kembi, R. Skik, Institut de Presse et des Sciences de l'information de L'Université de Tunis (I.P.S.I.), Tunisie (Data Collector)
- Communication, Public Opinion, Media
CESSDA Topic Classification:
- Community, urban and rural life
- Mass media
- Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
- Family life and marriage
AbstractLiving and housing situation in rural municipalities in Tunisia as well as the influence of television on the rural population. Topics: knowledge of selected personalities from the areas of politics, sport and music; preferred names for children (index of modernity); children or grandchildren without work; preferred work for sons and grandchildren; unmarried children; preferred place of residence for the children after marriage; personal marriage; preferred place of residence after personal marriage; traditional vs. modern objects; attitude to life in a large European or American city as dangerous; knowledge of a person who spent time in Europe in the last year; judgement on the life of a politician as easy or difficult; judgement on the housing situation in the city; preferred dress style for men; attitude to a life without work; preferred occupations (index of modernity); attitude to family planning; personal opinion leadership in the city; assumed frequency of selected activities of politicians; frequency of political discussions about the Tunisian government; unmarried daughters; attitude to a daughter´s employment in a modern city hotel; judgement on personal housing situation; observing obligatory prayer within the family; preferred dress style for women; perceived changes in the living conditions in the region; time of last visit of a welfare worker in the city; ownership of a television set by the most politically aware people in the city; judgement on life in a large Tunisian city; political discussion partner; assumed attitude of Islam to birth control; frequency of watching television as well as the use of programs in French and Arabic; location of television; social situation of television as well as number of people present; main television partner; length of watching television; frequency of watching selected programs; ownership of television set; preferred place to watch television; frequency of discussions about television programs; judgement on television programs as suitable for the whole family; possession of television and radio by friends and neighbors; frequency and length of use of radio; possession of a radio; ability to read; frequency of reading magazines; preferred medium for information on politics, sport, as well as topics from the areas of culture, religion and education; preference for personally taking part in political, religious, musical and sporting events or watching them on television; preferred acquisition in the case of having a particular sum of money; preferred occupations for young family members; attitude to birth control; attitude to wife or daughter taking part in a public political event; preferred time of the day and leisure preferences; attitude to work; frequency of leaving the city; perceived use of foreign aid programs; marital status; size of household; education level; employment status; occupation; ownership of selected pieces of furniture, consumer goods and articles of decoration. Additionally encoded were: respondent´s place of residence; place of interview; presence of third party during the interview; date of interview; length of interview; interviewer identification.
Tunisia (TN)selected cities in Tunisia
Oral interview with standardized questionnaire
Number of Units: 356
Number of Variables: 201
- ZA5016 (Type: ZA-No.)
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Donsbach, Wolfgang; Kepplinger, Hans Mathias: Dallas and Mohamed. In: Forschungsmagazin der Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz 2/88, S. 34-40.
Donsbach, Wolfgang; Hamdane, Mohamed; Kembi, Mohamed Ali; Kepplinger, Hans Mathias; Skik, Rached: Les Effets de la Television dans un Milieu rural Tunisien. In: Communications, 11, 1985, No. 2, S. 75-97.
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