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The State Parliament Representatives of the Weimar Republic 1918-1933

Resource Type
  • Zech, Martina (Zentrum für Historische Sozialforschung in Köln)
  • Schröder, Wilhelm H. (Zentrum für Historische Sozialforschung in Köln)
  • Weege, Wilhelm (Zentrum für Historische Sozialforschung in Köln)
Publication Date
  • ZA:
    • Historical Social Research
    • Historical Studies Data
  • Abstract

    Interregional comparative empirical analysis of the state parliament representatives of the Weimar Republic 1918-1933 based on the method of collective biography. Topics: a) Social structural analysis of the state parliament representatives: recruting, occupational and political career courses, positional interconnections, sex distribution, regional determinants. b) Analysis of parliamentary activities: mandate duration, parliamentary party distribution, continuities and discontinuities, formation of coalition and conflict structures.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1918 / 1933
Geographic Coverage
  • German Reich (1871-1945) (DXDE)
Sampled Universe
The 5349 state parliament representatives of the Weimar Republic (without Bremen and Luebeck).
Collection Mode
  • Sources: File or content analysis of biographical lexicons, parliament hand books, parliament transcripts and other biographical sources.
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Text Unit
    Number of Units: 5349
    Number of Variables: 124
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8071 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2017-12-29 | Issue Number: 80 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23

Zech, Martina; Schröder, Wilhelm H.; Weege, Wilhelm (2007): Die Landtagsabgeordneten der Weimarer Republik 1918-1933. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.