Science and Technology in the Country 1987

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Zentralinstitut für Jugendforschung (ZIJ), Leipzig
Publication Date
  • Zentralinstitut fuer Jugendforschung, Leipzig (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Technology, Energy
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Working conditions
    • Employment
    • Business/industrial management and organisation
    • Science and technology
  • Abstract

    Effects of the scientific-technical revolution on working conditions of young people in socialist agriculture. Topics: Satisfaction with work; interest in scientific-technical progress and its effects on work; evaluation of the change of work demands from the use of science and technology (scale); evaluation of support influence of scientific-technical progress on work in the next few years (scale); evaluation of changes in work responsibilities, working conditions after introduction of new technology and new procedures (scale); expectations of changes in one's own work from scientific-technical measures in the next few years; readiness to accept changes of working conditions and demands from new technology (scale); participation in work initiatives; work in a youth researcher collective or in a team for science and technology; work in a youth brigade; activity area; membership in VdgB; social functions; membership in LPG, FDJ, SED.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1987
    Spring 1987
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: districts Neubrandenburg, Potsdam, Halle and Gera
Sampled Universe
Apprentices and skilled workers from socialist agriculture.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Cluster sample
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 633
    Number of Variables: 77
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6066 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Gericke, Th.: Wissenschaftlich-technischer Fortschritt in der sozialistischen Landwirtschaft - Einstellungen und Erfahrungen Jugendlicher. Forschungsbericht. Leipzig 1987. ZIJ: F87/24.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22