Trade Policy Petitions to the National Assembly in Frankfurt 1848/49

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Best, Heinrich (Institut für angewandte Sozialforschung, Universität zu Köln)
Publication Date
  • ZA:
    • Historical Social Research
    • Historical Studies Data
  • Abstract

    Extensive analysis of trade policy petitions to the National Assembly in Frankfurt in view of political standpoints articulated therein (free trade vs. protectionism) and in view of social and regional structure and the influence of the signers. Topics: Text identification, date of drafting, affiliation with collective petitions, region of origin, tendency of contents, classification of contents, supporting organization, signers according to occupations and social position, number of signatures.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1848 / 1849
Geographic Coverage
  • Historical German lands (-1871) (DQDE)
Sampled Universe
Trade policy petitions to the National Assembly in Frankfurt
Sampling Procedure Comment: Census
Collection Mode
  • Sources: Systematic analysis of trade policy petitions to the National Assembly in Frankfurt and the 'Empire Central Power' archived in the Federal Archive.
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Text Unit
    Number of Units: 3775
    Number of Variables: 53
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8015 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Best, Heinrich: Interessenpolitik und nationale Integration 1848/49: Handelspolitische Konflikte im frühindustriellen Deutschland. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 1980. (Kritische Studien zur Geschichtswissenschaft; Bd.37).

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23