Culture and Scientific-Technical Progress 1988

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Zentralinstitut für Jugendforschung (ZIJ), Leipzig
Publication Date
  • Zentralinstitut fuer Jugendforschung, Leipzig (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Leisure
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Working conditions
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Cultural activities and participation
    • Mass media
    • Housing
  • Abstract

    Leisure interests, use of leisure facilities and housing conditions, demands of work activity and social relations in collective, expectations of art and literature, media usage. Topics: Interest in leisure activities (scale); frequency of attending cultural events and leisure facilities (scale); time spent to reach various leisure facilities (scale); opportunities to realize cultural, occupational, athletic, partnership desires and interests in leisure time (scale); detracting conditions for cultural and occupational activities (scale); identity of place of residence and place of work; sense of well-being at place of residence; length of residence at place of residence; personal residence and residential status; degree of equipment of residence (scale); living in a newly-built apartment; work in shift work; partnership; children; character of partner relation; work in shift work and duration; partner working at same place and in same company; occupational qualification of respondent, partner, parents; agreement between activity and qualification; possession of durable consumer goods (scale); membership in social organizations; member of SED; Supplemental part A: social relations and sense of well-being in work collective; frequency of leisure activities in work collective (scale); discussion topics in work collective (scale); duration of work in collective; participation in company activities such as MMM and innovator movement, further education (scale); developing innovator recommendations; member in youth brigade; demands of work activity (scale); use of PC technology in work area; changes of activity through introduction of new technology (scale); work with computer technology; length of work with new technologies; self-assessment of status of achievement; willingness to work with modern technology; degree of freedom in occupation; demands of creative abilities; presence of cultural and social facilities at work (scale); satisfaction with work organization and company facilities (scale); expectations of structuring and effect of leisure time (scale); available leisure time on work days and satisfaction with it; personal abilities and opportunities available for cultural organization of leisure time (scale); moral orientations (scale); Supplementary part B: expectations of art and literature (scale); strength of relation with different culture and art genres (scale); knowledge and valuation of the X. Art Exhibition in Dresden; discussion about art in collective; interesting topics on art works (scale); impressive art experience; receiving "Youth Radio DT 64"; evaluation of reception quality; frequency of receiving different programs of "DT 64" (scale); duration of watching television on weekdays and weekends; frequency of watching different television broadcasts (scale); frequency of watching or listening to radio and television of the GDR and FRG; television habits (scale); expectations of television (scale); extent to which informed about current movie program; attitude to movies and to going to the movies; going to the movies more frequently given desired changes in the movies (scale); valuations of presented films (scale); particularly inpressive figures in films.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1988-04 / 1988-05
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
Sampled Universe
Apprentices, young and older working people between the ages of 16 to 40 years from 40 companies of 6 ministerial areas in 11 districts.
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1249
    Number of Variables: 300
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6099 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Wiedemann, D.: Schnellinformation zur Studie "Kulturelle Lebensgestaltung unter den Bedingungen der wissenschaftlich-technischen Revolution". Forschungsbericht. Leipzig 1989. ZIJ: F 89/8.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22