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The Resource High School Seniors Cohort Study, 1965 and 1973, M. Kent Jennings, (electronic resource)

High School Seniors Cohort Study, 1965 and 1973, M. Kent Jennings, (electronic resource)

Label
High School Seniors Cohort Study, 1965 and 1973
Title
High School Seniors Cohort Study, 1965 and 1973
Statement of responsibility
M. Kent Jennings
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This data collection contains information gathered from questionnaires administered to high school seniors on two separate occasions. Part 1 contains data gathered in 1965 in order to provide information about the social and political climate of the peer groups and the entire senior classes of the student interviewees who were the subjects of the STUDENT-PARENT SOCIALIZATION STUDY, 1965 (ICPSR 7286). Part 2 contains similar data gathered in 1973 to provide a trend line and to cover slightly different topics. The schools used were defined by the 97 included in the socialization study, in which all members of the senior class were potential respondents. In the cohort study, several key political measures (especially trust, efficacy, tolerance, cosmopolitanism, salience, and partisanship) and personal measures were developed paralleling those used in the socialization study. Data include respondent's attitudes toward politics, things the respondent was least proud of (e.g., discrimination against minorities or dirty politics in government), concept of a good citizen, faith in government, political interest, attitudes toward federal government, party identification, academic courses, interest in public affairs, attitudes toward school and students, school activities, respondent's personality, academic background and plans, occupational plans, and family background. The 1965 and 1973 interviews differed in some respects: Part 1 included more attention to the social studies curriculum and the social climate, and Part 2 devoted more attention to political data and ethnic and racial composition. Additional information about the schools attended by the students was collected from school officials through a school characteristics form, e.g., percentages of various ethnic groups making up the student population, percentage of graduating seniors entering college, and whether the... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07575
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
MiAaI
Characteristic
combination
Funding information
The Danforth Foundation (1965), the National ScienceFoundation (1973)
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
  • Youth Studies Series
Series volume
  • 7575
  • 7575
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • High school seniors
  • High school seniors
  • Political socialization
  • United States
  • Academic achievement
  • Adolescents
  • Career goals
  • Citizenship
  • High school students
  • High schools
  • Peer groups
  • Personality
  • Political attitudes
  • Political behavior
  • Political corruption
  • Political partisanship
  • Political socialization
  • Public policy
  • Social attitudes
  • Social behavior
  • Social change
  • Social problems
  • Social studies
  • Student attitudes
  • Tolerance
  • Trust in government
Target audience
specialized
Label
High School Seniors Cohort Study, 1965 and 1973, M. Kent Jennings, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: 1965; Part 2: 1973
Control code
MIU01000000000000005045347
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
ICPSR ed.
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)ICPSR07575
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR07575
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
2 data files + machine-readable documentation (text) + OSIRIS dictionaries.
Label
High School Seniors Cohort Study, 1965 and 1973, M. Kent Jennings, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: 1965; Part 2: 1973
Control code
MIU01000000000000005045347
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
ICPSR ed.
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)ICPSR07575
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR07575
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
2 data files + machine-readable documentation (text) + OSIRIS dictionaries.

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