Leisure Behavior of Research and Development Cadre in Industry 1985

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Institut für marxistisch-leninistische Soziologie an der Akademie für Gesellschaftswissenschaften beim ZK der SED, Berlin
Publication Date
  • Institut fuer marxistisch-leninistische Soziologie an der Akademie fuer Gesellschaftswissenschaften beim ZK der SED, Berlin (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Leisure
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Employment
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Housing
  • Abstract

    Specialties in the structure of leisure interests and activities of industry researchers. Topics: Characteristic of work task; occupational position; length of occupational activity; condition of health; party membership; honorary social functions; qualification of parents; place of residence; the route to work; residential status; study; satisfaction with residence, residential area and leisure opportunities; employment of partner; qualification, shift work, activity, income of partner; division of labor in one's family or partnership; yard or property possession; possession of consumer goods; salience of leisure time in relation to work; importance of selected goals in life such as work, further education, family and leisure time; achievement readiness; leisure inclinations (scale); leisure interests (scale); time expended for leisure activities; degree of recuperation in leisure time; preferred leisure activities; degree of achieving interests in leisure time; leisure opportunities; organization of leisure time; extent of leisure time; assessment of development of extent of leisure time in the GDR; vacation abroad and in the GDR; form of organization of vacation trips; preferred place of vacation; change of salience of leisure time; level of achievement of work.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1985
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: Berlin, Eisleben, Ludwigsfelde
Sampled Universe
High-achievement and low-achievement employees with college and technical college degree from 5 industrial companies.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Specific sample
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 212
    Number of Variables: 197
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6333 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Nickel, Ch.: Zum Freizeitverhalten von Forschungs- und Entwicklungskadern in der Industrie. Dissertation. Akademie für Gesellschaftswissenschaften beim ZK der SED. Berlin 1986. GESIS-Außenstelle, Bereich Zentralarchiv: FOB-267.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 92 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22