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The Resource German Election Study, 1998 (Politbarometer), Forschungsgruppe Wahlen (Mannheim), (electronic resource)

German Election Study, 1998 (Politbarometer), Forschungsgruppe Wahlen (Mannheim), (electronic resource)

Label
German Election Study, 1998 (Politbarometer)
Title
German Election Study, 1998 (Politbarometer)
Statement of responsibility
Forschungsgruppe Wahlen (Mannheim)
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Politbarometer surveys are undertaken to assess the attitudes and opinions of eligible German voters on current events and problems, as well as on parties and politicians. The topics covered in the 1998 German election study fall into two broad categories: (1) Topics consistently covered in the monthly Politbarometer surveys in 1998 include: voting intention and party preference, voting behavior in the last federal parliamentary elections, sympathy scale for the parties, interest of the respondent in politics and self-assessed position on a left-right political continuum, assessment of the economic situation in the Federal Republic (and anticipated further development), and the respondent's own economic situation (and expected development). (2) Topics covered in at least one month during the survey year include: satisfaction with democracy, activities of the federal government and opposition parties, competence of the government and opposition parties, attitudes toward political coalitions, assessment of the most important political personalities and candidates for election in the Federal Republic, comparison of the social conditions of Germany with those of neighboring West European countries, attitudes about revisions to the system of taxation, feelings about changes in border controls, attitudes toward collective bargaining and worker rights, the advantages and disadvantages of the use of the euro, attitudes toward nuclear power, importance of soccer, attitudes toward the National Socialist past, World War II, and the Holocaust, opinions of various political parties, including the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), Freie Demokratische Partei or Liberal Democratic Party (FDP), the Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands or Social Democratic Party (SPD), and the Green Party. Demographic information on respondents includes sex, age, marital status, household size a... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03681
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
combination
Geographic coverage
Europe, Germany.
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
  • ICPSR
  • German Election Studies Series
Series volume
  • 3681
  • 3681
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Attitudes
  • Candidates
  • Democracy
  • Economic conditions
  • Economic issues
  • Elections
  • Euro
  • Government performance
  • Nuclear energy
  • Political interest
  • Political parties
  • Politicians
  • Public confidence
  • Public opinion
  • Social issues
  • Taxes
  • Voter attitudes
  • Voting behavior
  • World War II
Target audience
specialized
Label
German Election Study, 1998 (Politbarometer), Forschungsgruppe Wahlen (Mannheim), (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
MIU01000000000000005047885
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
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)ICPSR03681
  • (OCoLC)ocm61155357
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR03681
  • (OCoLC)ocm61155357
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.
Label
German Election Study, 1998 (Politbarometer), Forschungsgruppe Wahlen (Mannheim), (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
MIU01000000000000005047885
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
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)ICPSR03681
  • (OCoLC)ocm61155357
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR03681
  • (OCoLC)ocm61155357
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.

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