Central Fair of the Masters of Tomorrow 1988

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:
    • In-job training
    • Science and technology
  • Abstract

    Creation, usefulness and effects of the exhibit presented, motives for and frequency of participation in the ZMMM, extent to which informed about and orientation on international development status. Topics: Benefit of the personal exhibit; existence of a mentor for the exhibit and sponsorship of an inventor; share of work in preparation phases of project (scale); knowledge about lines of scientific-technical development in one's own field of specialization; sources of information primarily used (scale); duration of work and leisure effort for exhibit; exhibit as collective result; current new formulation of objectives for respondent and collective; length of existence of collective, reasons for participation in MMM, innovator, achievement show or inventor movement (scale); frequency of participation in the ZMMM as exhibitor; change of various areas of work through deployment of exhibit (scale); areas for later use of exhibit; reasons for creative activity (scale); number of innovator recommendations already submitted and in use; orientation on world highest status in solution of the MMM task; work with a specification; submitting achievement as patent; use of modern PC technology in working up the exhibit (scale); participation in the competition of young inventors; exhibit belonging to the areas of key technology (scale); task assignment in MMM movement by a scientific leader; influence on content of task (scale); completion of a written agreement on performance; satisfaction with recognition of MMM top performances; type and size of inventor collective; MMM collective identical to work collective; effective size of an MMM, innovator or inventor collective; employment with opportunities for use of scientific-technical developments; agreement between quality of training and requirements; characteristic of work in MMM collective (scale); differences of opinion in MMM collective (scale); difficulties from others in developing MMM exhibit; weekly time expended in leisure time for occupation with problems of field of specialization; subscription to technical journals; knowledge of scientific-technical requirements for work collective and company; type and frequency of information about international development in field of specialization (scale); certainty of further personal inventions; conversations about further personal qualification; completion of a support contract; personal further education in various areas (scale); attitude to occupational achievement capability and readiness; interest in perfection of knowledge of Russian and English; desire to learn another foreign language; member in the FDJ; qualification sought; member in a youth brigade or youth researcher collective.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1988
    Autumn 1988
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
Sampled Universe
Exhibitors at the Central Fair of the Masters of Tomorrow (ZMMM): schoolchildren, students, apprentices and young working people.
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 649
    Number of Variables: 177
The study "Central Fair of the Masters of Tomorrow 1987" is archived under ZA Study No. 6095.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6094 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22