Monday Demonstration in Leipzig on 15. Jan. 1990

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Wissenschaftsbereich Soziologie an der Karl-Marx-Universität Leipzig
Publication Date
  • Wissenschaftsbereich Soziologie an der Karl-Marx-Universitaet Leipzig (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
  • Abstract

    Expectations of social development in the GDR. Topics: Sympathy values for Neues Forum, Ibrahim Boehme, Runder Tisch, Demokratischer Aufbruch, Michael Gorbachev, Republicans, economic reform, SPD, currency reform, national independence of the GDR, subsidy policies, opinion polls, Wolfgang Schnur, Hans Modrow, religion, Helmut Kohl, SED-PDS, Greens League, social security, GDR, the right to leave at any time, Roland Woetzel, Hungarian reform, Walter Momper, FRG, Dietrich Genscher, foreigners, Perestroika in the Soviet Union, The Greens, Gregor Gysi; political responsibility of opposition politicians in the government.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1990-01-15
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: Leipzig
Sampled Universe
Participants in the Monday demonstration on 15 Jan. 1990.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Random selection
Collection Mode
  • Mail survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 406
    Number of Variables: 34
Further opinion surveys on the Leipzig Monday demonstrations are archived under ZA Study Nos. 6455-6457, 6459, as well as 6019 and 6020.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6458 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Mühler, K.; Wilsdorf, St.: Die Leipziger Montagsdemonstration. Aufstieg und Wandel einer basisdemokratischen Institution des friedlichen Umbruchs im Spiegel empirischer Meinungsforschung. In: Berliner Journal für Soziologie, Sonderheft 1991. GESIS-Außenstelle, Bereich Zentralarchiv: FOB-2036.

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