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The Resource CBS News Lying Poll, May 1997, CBS News, (electronic resource)

CBS News Lying Poll, May 1997, CBS News, (electronic resource)

Label
CBS News Lying Poll, May 1997
Title
CBS News Lying Poll, May 1997
Statement of responsibility
CBS News
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This special topic poll, fielded May 6-8, 1997, is part of a continuing series of monthly surveys that solicit public opinion on the presidency and on a range of other political and social issues. Respondents were asked to give their opinions of President Bill Clinton and his handling of the presidency. Views were sought on the events surrounding the 1996 Democratic fundraising activities and the White House's involvement in them, whether President Clinton and Vice President Gore did anything wrong or illegal, and whether Congress should investigate the matter. Respondents gave their opinions of Vice President Al Gore, Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, and how well members of the United States Congress were handling their jobs. Several questions asked how satisfied respondents were with their job, whether it was their dream job, and if not, what their dream job would be. Other questions addressed whether lying and keeping secrets was ever justified, how often respondents lied to others and were lied to, and their ability to tell a lie and detect when others were lying. Additional topics addressed the most important quality in a doctor, how concerned respondents were about germs, whether tobacco companies were telling the truth about the health risks of smoking, and whether they should be held legally responsible for smoking-related illness and deaths. Information was also collected on whether respondents smoked, whether they had a child in the ninth grade, and whether they identified themselves as multiracial. Demographic variables include sex, race, age, household income, education level, employment status, occupation, religious preference, frequency of religious attendance, political party affiliation, political philosophy, voter participation history and registration status, length of time living at current residence, the pr ... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR04494
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Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
numeric data
Geographic coverage
United States.
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
  • ICPSR
  • CBS News/New York Times Poll Series
Series volume
  • 4494
  • 4494
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Albright, Madeleine
  • Attitudes
  • Campaign finance
  • Career choice
  • Careers
  • Clinton, Bill
  • Congressional investigations
  • Ethics
  • Gingrich, Newt
  • Gore, Al
  • Health attitudes
  • Health behavior
  • Job satisfaction
  • Lifestyles
  • Occupations
  • Physicians
  • Political ethics
  • Presidency
  • Presidential performance
  • Public opinion
  • Social issues
  • Tobacco use
  • Trust (psychology)
  • United States Congress
  • Values
Target audience
specialized
Label
CBS News Lying Poll, May 1997, CBS News, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2009-04-22
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: CBS News Lying Poll, May 1997
Control code
MIU01000000000000007093396
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn436449485
  • (OCoLC)436449485
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04494
  • (OCoLC)ocn436449485
  • (OCoLC)436449485
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04494
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Type of computer file
1 dataset.
Label
CBS News Lying Poll, May 1997, CBS News, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2009-04-22
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: CBS News Lying Poll, May 1997
Control code
MIU01000000000000007093396
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn436449485
  • (OCoLC)436449485
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04494
  • (OCoLC)ocn436449485
  • (OCoLC)436449485
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04494
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Type of computer file
1 dataset.

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