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The Resource Canadian Election Survey, 1997, Andre Blais, Elisabeth Gidengil, Richard Nadeau, Neil Nevitte, (electronic resource)

Canadian Election Survey, 1997, Andre Blais, Elisabeth Gidengil, Richard Nadeau, Neil Nevitte, (electronic resource)

Label
Canadian Election Survey, 1997
Title
Canadian Election Survey, 1997
Statement of responsibility
Andre Blais, Elisabeth Gidengil, Richard Nadeau, Neil Nevitte
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For this survey of Canadians' political attitudes and voting behavior, citizens 18 years of age or older who spoke one of Canada's official languages (English or French) and who resided in private homes in the ten Canadian provinces and two territories were eligible to be surveyed. The survey included three components: the Campaign-Period Survey (CPS), the Post-Election Survey (PES), and the Mail-Back Survey (MBS). Approximately 110 interviews were completed each day of the CPS for a total of 3,949 interviews. Eighty percent, or 3,170 of the CPS respondents, completed the PES survey, and 1,857 of the PES respondents completed the MBS. The CPS respondents were queried on their voting intentions, interest in the election and its media coverage, whether parties/candidates had contacted them during the campaign, the state of the economy, knowledge of the parties and leaders, personal stances on major policy issues such as cutting taxes, maintaining social programs, and Quebec, assessment of the Liberal government, and electoral expectations. Specific questions on political actions and personal character were posed regarding Prime Minister Jean Chretien, Conservative Party Leader Jean Charest, New Democratic Party Leader Alexa McDonough, Reform Party Leader Preston Manning, Bloc Quebecois Leader Gilles Duceppe, Premier Lucien Bouchard, and former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney. The PES repeated many of the CPS questions, and addressed additional topics such as government spending, social issues including abortion, unions, businesses, education, health care, and capital punishment, Quebec separation, and attitudes towards social groups including big business, feminists, and aboriginal peoples. The MBS dealt with broader political issues and values, including the respondents' confidence in institutions, the distribution of power among various societal groups, and individual r... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR02593
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
combination
Funding information
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council ofCanada (SSHRC).
Geographic coverage
Canada.
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blais, André
  • Gidengil, Elisabeth
  • Nadeau, Richard
  • Nevitte, Neil
  • Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
  • ICPSR
  • Canadian National Elections Study CNES Series
Series volume
  • 2593
  • 2593
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chretien, Jean
  • Economic conditions
  • Elections
  • Government performance
  • Mulroney, Brian
  • National elections
  • Political campaigns
  • Political candidates
  • Political interest
  • Political issues
  • Public confidence
  • Public opinion
  • Separatism
  • Voter attitudes
  • Voting behavior
Target audience
specialized
Label
Canadian Election Survey, 1997, Andre Blais, Elisabeth Gidengil, Richard Nadeau, Neil Nevitte, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Data File
Control code
MIU01000000000000005046950
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ICPSR version.
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
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR02593
  • (OCoLC)ocm61147532
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + machine-readable documentation (PDF) + SAS data definition statements + SPSS data definition statements + data collection instruments (PDF)
Label
Canadian Election Survey, 1997, Andre Blais, Elisabeth Gidengil, Richard Nadeau, Neil Nevitte, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Data File
Control code
MIU01000000000000005046950
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ICPSR version.
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
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR02593
  • (OCoLC)ocm61147532
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + machine-readable documentation (PDF) + SAS data definition statements + SPSS data definition statements + data collection instruments (PDF)

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