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Development of Subjective Theories of Life by Young People (SLT) 1993-1995, 1st Wave 1993

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Sydow, Hubert (Institut für Psychologie an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Publication Date
  • Forschungsgruppe "Entwicklung subjektiver Lebenstheorien Jugendlicher" des Instituts fuer Psychologie an der Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Education, School Systems
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Youth
    • Social and occupational mobility
  • Abstract

    Change of political orientations, values and future expectations. Topics: Location of school; type of school; grade level; citizenship; language spoken at home; religious community; participation in life of the church parish; number of siblings; persons in household; school degree, college education and occupation of parents; employment of mother; short time work, ABM {jobs program} or unemployment of parents; importance of individual values (scale), occupational values (scale), social values (scale); political interest; subjective political competence; political effectiveness; political participation; personality factors (scale); school grades in selected subjects; first and second foreign language; first and second (compulsory) optional subject; repeating a grade; school degree sought; wishes and concerns for the next year, for the next 5 or 10 years in personal and social area; probability of occurrence of certain events in personal and social area; most significant event in the last few years; most important future event; ability to influence the occurrence of certain events in politics and society; alienation from politics / politicians; political participation; Sunday question; party preference; subjective well-being; concerns and health complaints in the last few weeks.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1993-01 / 1993-03
Geographic Coverage
  • Berlin (DE-BE)
Sampled Universe
School classes of the eighth, tenth and twelfth grades of all school types (comprehensive school, secondary school, junior high school and high school).
Sampling Procedure Comment: Cluster sample
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1084
    Number of Variables: 396
See the studies "Development of Subjective Theories of Life by Young People 1993-1994 (2nd Wave)", ZA Study No. 6572 and "Development of Subjective Theories of Life by Young People 1993-1994 (3rd Wave)", ZA Study No. 6573.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6571 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Lehrstuhl für Entwicklungspsychologie des Instituts für Psychologie an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (Hrsg.): Entwicklung subjektiver Lebenstheorien Jugendlicher. Projektinformation. Berlin 1996. GESIS-Außenstelle, Bereich Zentralarchiv: FOB-2061

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 90 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Sydow, Hubert (1993): Entwicklung subjektiver Lebenstheorien Jugendlicher (SLT) 1993-1995 1. Welle 1993. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.