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Youth in Goerlitz 1992

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
Creator
  • Gesellschaft für Jugend- und Sozialforschung Leipzig
Publication Date
1992
Contributor
  • Gesellschaft fuer Jugend- und Sozialforschung Leipzig (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Family
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Crime
    • Drug abuse, alcohol and smoking
    • Childbearing, family planning and abortion
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Family life and marriage
    • Youth
Description
  • Abstract

    General well-being, moral orientations, experience of danger and migration readiness. Topics: Sense of well-being in Goerlitz and characteristic of the city (scale); effects of the border opening for both sides; frequency of use of daily newspapers and media; highest occupational degree of parents; length of unemployment; confidence of later obtaining a training vacancy or university/college opening or job; migration intents in the next three years and reasons for this; satisfaction with life and housing conditions; type of housing conditions; preferred place of residence; personal activity with computers; possibilities to use a computer; type of computer activities (scale); personal achievement assessment; goals in life (scale); atmosphere in parental home; family structure; attitude to violence and foreigners; reasons for the demand that foreigners should leave Germany (scale); feeling of threat from environment, violence, unemployment, AIDS (scale); political orientation (scale); preferred person to confide in in situations of need (scale); willingness to accept honorary youth work in the city; evaluation of municipal politics; trust in institutions and persons in the municipal area (scale); belonging to inofficial youth groups; attitude to achievement demands and evaluation of current activity; attitude to political movements and parties (scale); time expended for leisure activities (scale); preferred manner of living together in partnership; desire for children; attitude to abortion; sexual conduct and prevention; experiences with prostitution, drugs, nicotine, alcohol; experience of sexual use of force and abuse; knowledge of persons, who were sexually abused.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1992-03 / 1992-04
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: Goerlitz
Sampled Universe
Schoolchildren, apprentices, students, young employed, unemployed.
Sampling
Sampling Procedure Comment: Quota sample
Collection Mode
  • Written survey in group association
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 848
    Number of Variables: 219
Note
On the comprehensive topic of youth socialization in upheaval further studies were conducted in 1991 in Leipzig, ZA Study No. 6452, and in the rural region Borna/Geithain/Bad Lausick, ZA Study No. 6453.
Availability
Delivery
C - Data and documents are only released for academic research and teaching after the data depositor’s written authorization. For this purpose the Data Archive obtains a written permission with specification of the user and the analysis intention.
Rights
All metadata from GESIS DBK are available free of restriction under the Creative Commons CC0 1.0 Universal Public Domain Dedication. However, GESIS requests that you actively acknowledge and give attribution to all metadata sources, such as the data providers and any data aggregators, including GESIS. For further information see https://dbk.gesis.org/dbksearch/guidelines.asp
Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6454 (Type: ZA-No.)
Publications
  • Universität Leipzig, Laboratorium für Studentenforschung; Gesellschaft für Jugend- und Sozialforschung e.V., Forschungsstelle für Ausbildungs- und Berufsforschung: Jugend in Görlitz 1992. Erster Bericht 1992.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 87 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Gesellschaft für Jugend- und Sozialforschung Leipzig (1992): Jugend in Görlitz 1992. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.6454