Apprentices and Environment 1989

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Zentralinstitut für Jugendforschung (ZIJ), Leipzig
Publication Date
  • Zentralinstitut fuer Jugendforschung, Leipzig (Data Collector)
  • GESIS (Distributor)
  • GESIS (Hosting Institution)
  • ZA:
    • Society, Culture
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Vocational education
    • Environmental degradation/pollution and protection
    • Science and technology
Free Keywords
Schema: TheSoz
job satisfaction; environmental behavior; environmental pollution; environmental protection; Work attitude
  • Abstract

    Goals in life, attitude and satisfaction with training occupation, attitude to the environment and conduct harmful to the environment, satisfaction with environmental conditions. Topics: Significance of scientific surveys; life planning for the next 10 years (scale); goals in life (scale); satisfaction with training occupation; learing desired occupation; assessment of theoretical and practical achievements in training; motives for high achievements in vocational training (scale); attitude to future occupation (scale); participation in an MMM task and personal share of work (scale); reasons for participation in MMM, innovator or inventor movement (scale); work with computer technology in leisure time; reasons for work with a computer (scale); satisfaction with different environmental conditions (scale); attitude to conduct harmful to the environment and personal conduct orientations (scale); subjective significance of individual components of the environment in daily life and possibilities for active environmental protection (scale); attitude to environmental pollution in society from air pollution, polluted inshore waters, garbage disposal sites, motorization, industrialization; connection between strength of performance of national economy and solution of environmental problems; connection between extent to which informed and environmental protection through the individual; significance of environmental protection in the GDR and use of the possibilities to reduce environmental pollution; connection between environmental protection and reduction in standard of living; nature and environmental protection as task of government; significance of the individual for environmental protection; assessment of commitment to protection of culture and countryside; possibilities of a personal contribution to environmental protection (scale); differences of opinion with friends.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1989
    Spring 1989
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
Sampled Universe
Sample of apprentices from cities of different size.
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Self-administered questionnaire: Paper
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 746
    Number of Variables: 146
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6091 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • 1 (Type: VerbundFDB)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 90 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22