On Civic Consciousness of Older Schoolchildren 1988

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Zentralinstitut für Jugendforschung (ZIJ), Leipzig
Publication Date
  • Zentralinstitut fuer Jugendforschung, Leipzig (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Cultural and national identity
  • Abstract

    Political interest, personal identity, evaluation of characteristics of young people of different nations. Topics: Participation in scientific surveys; significance of open and honest expression of opinions; political interest; satisfaction with life, social relations, school, leisure time, living conditions, one's own personality; interest in different areas of politics, international events, history (scale); personal identity (scale); understanding of the term "native country" (scale); school achievements (scale); reasons for solidarity with the GDR (scale); evaluation of personality and social characteristics of young people from different nations: PR Poland, FRG, Soviet Union, Africa, PR Vietnam, USA, GDR; evaluation of personality and social characteristics of the population of various nations: Cubans, Vietnamese, US-Americans, Soviet citizens, FRG citizens, Chinese, citizens of the GDR.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1989-01
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: city of Leipzig.
Sampled Universe
Schoolchildren of the 8th to 10th grades from 6 Leipzig secondary schools.
Sampling Procedure Comment:
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 765
    Number of Variables: 234
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6088 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Schubarth, W.: Aspekte des staatsbürgerlichen Bewußtseins älterer Schüler. Forschungsbericht. Leipzig 1989. ZIJ: F 89/23.
  • Heublein, U.: Urteile von Schülern über Verhaltensmerkmale Jugendlicher anderer Nationalitäten. Forschungebricht. Leipzig 1989. ZIJ: F 89/31.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 86 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22