Partners III - Students 1990

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Zentralinstitut für Jugendforschung (ZIJ), Leipzig
  • AG Sexualität, Forschungsstelle Partner- und Sexualforschung der Gesellschaft für Sexualwissenschaft, Leipzig
Publication Date
  • Zentralinstitut fuer Jugendforschung, Leipzig (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Family
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Childbearing, family planning and abortion
    • Specific diseases and medical conditions
    • Family life and marriage
  • Abstract

    Growth and development of partner relations of young people, their attitudes to love and sexuality. Habitual and current sexual behavior in the age of AIDS. Topics: Belief in the great love; moral orientations on structuring life; world view; personal activities in different areas of life; value of personal college achievements; well-being, satisfaction, psychological and physical stress, integration; identification with the subject; intent to perform better than average in subject; effect of partnership and children on college achievement; use of semi-luxury foods, tobacco and alcohol; reflexion on the first steady friendship; socio-sexual precoital development, sexual maturity, first intimate contact; first sexual intercourse, age of partner, initiative, conditions, fears, contraceptives used; form of arousing first orgasm; knowledge and attitude to contraception; experiences in partnership and love; sexual and partnership activities; concepts on partnership and structuring family life; desire for children; psycho-sexual and partner-centered self-assessments; motives for basic rejection of sexual intercourse; current steady partner relation, duration, characteristic; consideration of separation; partner also student; occupational qualification; domestic division of labor; intelligence level; activity in organization of leisure time; tenderness and sexual agreement; reasons against steady partnership; frequency of sexual intercourse and orgasms, pretended and multiple orgasm; sexual habits; feelings for current partner; sexual orientations, partner mobility; number of partners in sexual intercourse in the last year and up to now; foreign partners in sexual intercourse; most recent sexual intercourse and intimate togetherness; partner of most recent sexual intercourse also steady partner; erogenous zones; sexual stimuli; sexual phantasies, experiences, affairs, desires, homo-hetero, active-passive, acceptance of sexual practices; autoeroticism; experiencing sexual pleasure; preferred position during sexual intercourse; surrounding conditions during sexual activities; psychological effects of sexual contacts; abortion conducted; attitude to homosexuality; homosexual contacts; sexual orientation; identification with one's own sex, sex role identification; masturbation: attitude, frequency, during partner relation; sexual disturbances; attitude to partnership and sexual violence, rape active or passive; insecurity from AIDS and venereal diseases; communication about AIDS; origin and development conditions; siblings; philosophy of child-raising in parental home; major area of college degree or technical college degree, functions of parents; qualification of grandfather; relationship with parents regarding sexual questions, nakedness in parental home, family climate, trust; housing conditions; form of housing, number of persons in rooms; current pregnancy; one's own children.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1990-04-01 / 1990-06-30
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
Sampled Universe
Students at universities and colleges
Sampling Procedure Comment: Representative sample
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 836
    Number of Variables: 366
The study Partners III is an investigation of three sub-populations: apprentices, ZA Study No. 6146; young workers, ZA Study No. 6142 and students, ZA Study No. 6147. A further supplemental study was conducted among students of various Republics of the Soviet Union, ZA Study No. 6141. Comparable complexes of indicators are the base for the partner study II, ZA Study No. 6145, and partner study I, ZA Study Nos. 6143 and 6144. Further investigations among male and female prisoners are archived under ZA Study Nos. 6200 and 6201.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6147 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Starke, K.; Weller, K.: PARTNER III - Sexualität und Partnerschaft der Ostdeutschen unter besonderer Berücksichtigung von AIDS. Forschungsbericht und Tabellenband. Leipzig 1991.
  • Starke, K.; Weller, K.: Partnerschaft und Sexualität. In: Kinder und Jugendliche aus der DDR. Jugendhilfe in den neuen Bundesländern. Berlin 1991.
  • Starke, K.; Weller, K.; Mögling, T.: PARTNER III Studentensexualität. Sexualität und Partnerschaft von ostdeutschen, westdeutschen und sowjetischen Studenten. Tabellenband. Leipzig 1992.
  • Starke, K.: PARTNER III - Gewalt. Gewalt in der Partnerbeziehung. Sexueller Zwang und sexuelle Gewalt. Gewalt gegen Mädchen und Frauen. Tabellen und Kommentar. Leipzig 1992.
  • Neubauer, G.; Emmerich, I.; Starke, K.; Weller, K.: Trauscheinehe Ost oder "wilde" Ehe West? Lebenslaufplanung, Partnerschaft und Sexualität von Studierenden. In: Neubauer, G.; Melzer, W.; Hurrelmann, K. (Hg.): Jugend im deutsch deutschen Vergleich. Die Lebenslage der jungen Generation im Jahr der Vereinigung. Luchterhand, Neuwied 1992.

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