Living Conditions and Way of Life of Schoolchildren from the View of Teachers 1980 (Country)

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
adolescent; climate in the classroom; FDJ; social background; social relations
  • 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 the schoolchildren among themselves; schoolchildren with few contacts; social status of parents of schoolchildren with few contacts; role of FDJ leadership in the class; problems with which the schoolchildren turn to the teacher; occurrence of discipline difficulties; cooperation of involved schoolchildren, FDJ leadership, parents work group, parents of the involved schoolchildren, principal, subject teacher, government departments with discipline difficulties; problem schoolchildren; social status of parents of problem schoolchildren; activities of student drivers outside of school; composition of FDJ leadership according to place of residence; participation of schoolchildren in school life; relations in schoolchildren and teacher collective; behavior of schoolchildren in class: recognition of other opinions, feeling of comradeship, critical judgement of one's own achievements, willingness to accept duties, recognition of achievements of others, standing up for discipline and order, spirit of adventure; character traits of schoolchildren; dealing of the schoolchildren with money; existence of different expressions of opinion and behavior of the schoolchildren in school and at home; support of teacher by youth organization, parents representations, party organization, sponsoring company, national representations, cultural facilities; frequency and occasions for parent visits; satisfaction with occupation as teacher; length of occupation as teacher; place of residence; desire to teach at a city school.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1980-03 / 1980-04
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: district Grevesmuehlen and Tangerhuette
Sampled Universe
The home-room teachers of 9th grade schoolchildren.
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: 37
    Number of Variables: 121
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
  • ZA6469 (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.; 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