Living Conditions and Way of Life of Schoolchildren from the View of Teachers 1979 (Large City)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Abteilung Bildungssoziologie an der Akademie der Pädagogischen Wissenschaften, Berlin
Publication Date
  • Abteilung Bildungssoziologie an der Akademie der Paedagogischen Wissenschaften, Berlin (Data Collector)
  • GESIS (Distributor)
  • GESIS (Hosting Institution)
  • ZA:
    • Education, School Systems
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Teaching profession
    • Compulsory and pre-school education
    • Youth
Free Keywords
Schema: TheSoz
climate in the classroom; teacher-pupil relationship; social background; home-school interaction
  • Abstract

    Value orientations, leisure habits, school achievements, common relations in school class and family relations. Topics: Sex, school achievement, attitude, characteristics and FDJ membership of the schoolchild with the most influence; relationship of schoolchildren among themselves; schoolchildren with few contacts; reasons for lack of contact; social status of parents of schoolchildren with few contacts; role of the FDJ (scale); problems with which the schoolchildren turn to the teacher; cooperation of schoolchildren, FDJ leadership, parents work group, parents of the involved schoolchildren, principal, subject teacher, government departments with discipline difficulties; social status of parents and sex of problem schoolchildren; participation of schoolchildren in school life; relations in the schoolchildren and educationalist collective; relation of the teachers instructing the class; conduct of the schoolchildren in the collective; character traits of young people; existence of different expressions of opinion and behaviors of the schoolchildren in school and at home; support of the teacher by youth organization, parents representations, party organization, sponsoring company, national representations, cultural facilities; frequency and causes of parent visits; parents with few contacts; satisfaction with the occupation as teacher; length of occupation as teacher.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1979-10 / 1979-11
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: Berlin, municipal district Prenzlauer Berg
Sampled Universe
The home-room teachers of the 9th grade schoolchildren interviewed.
Total universe/Complete enumeration; Sampling Procedure Comment: Census
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview: PAPI
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 47
    Number of Variables: 113
The study is a component of the total investigation "Living Conditions and Way of Life of Schoolchildren", ZA Study Nos. 6460-6472.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6465 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • 1 (Type: VerbundFDB)
  • Meier, A.; Grund, I.; Nickel, H.-M.; Reimann, A.; Wenzke, G.: Zur sozialistischen Lebensweise älterer Schüler. Forschungsbericht. Berlin 1978.
  • Meier, A.; Hoffmann, S.; Nickel, H.-M.; Raunitschke, L.; Steiner, I.; Wenzke, G.: Lebensbedingungen und Lebensweise von Schuljugendlichen (mit einem partiellen Vergleich zu Lehrlingen). Forschungsbericht. Berlin 1980. GESIS-Außenstelle, Bereich Zentralarchiv: FOB-1031 bis FOB-1033.
  • Herzog, F.; Stompe, A.: Sozialistische Lebensweise älterer Schüler auf dem Lande. Dissertation A. Berlin 1981.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 89 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22