History-Consciousness 1987

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Zentralinstitut für Jugendforschung (ZIJ), Leipzig
Publication Date
  • Zentralinstitut fuer Jugendforschung, Leipzig (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
    • Society, Culture
    • Group
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • History
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Youth
  • Abstract

    Knowledge and attitudes of young people to historical events and social phenomena, future expectations; comparison of living conditions in GDR and FRG. Topics: Goals in life; action orientations; valuation of historical events; future expectations of social development; attitudes to social processes; comparison of GDR and FRG; valuation of historical personalities; interest for different historical topic areas; knowledge about historichal events and social developments; world view; attitude to scientific-technical revolution; social experiences in socialism; party affiliation; school degree; occupational qualification; demographic information;
Temporal Coverage
  • 1987-05 / 1987-06
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: metal-processing industry, energy industry and colleges.
Sampled Universe
Sample of apprentices and students.
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 505
    Number of Variables: 222
Comparable studies "Historical-Consciousness 1988", ZA Study No. 6001 and "Historical-Consciousness 1990", ZA Study No. 6003.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6000 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 34 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22