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The Resource Political Violence in the United States, 1819-1968, Sheldon G. Levy, (electronic resource)

Political Violence in the United States, 1819-1968, Sheldon G. Levy, (electronic resource)

Label
Political Violence in the United States, 1819-1968
Title
Political Violence in the United States, 1819-1968
Statement of responsibility
Sheldon G. Levy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The data contained in this study deal with incidents of political and social violence in the United States from 1819 to 1968. Three indices of political violence used are the number of violent events, the number of deaths resulting from the events, and the number of injuries resulting from the events. Data are provided on the date of the violent event, nature of the target, number of attackers, level of violence by individual attacker and by a group of attackers, respectively, motivation or reason for the attack, numbers of deaths and injuries to targeted individuals and to attackers, type of attacker, property damage, and number of pages in newspaper issue devoted to the event. The data were originally collected in connection with the National Commission on the Causes and Prevention of Violence (established in 1968)
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
MiAaI
Characteristic
combination
Date time place
Start: 1819; and end: 1968
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
Series volume
80
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Violence
  • Government, Resistance to
  • Aggression
  • Civil disorders
  • Conflict
  • Fatalities
  • Injuries
  • Internal political conflict
  • Nineteenth century
  • Political violence
  • Social conflict
  • Twentieth century
Target audience
specialized
Label
Political Violence in the United States, 1819-1968, Sheldon G. Levy, (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
MIU01000000000000005044840
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)ICPSR00080
  • (OCoLC)ocm17545710
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR00080
  • (OCoLC)ocm17545710
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + machine-readable documentation (text) + OSIRIS dictionary + SAS data definition statements + SPSS data definition statements.
Label
Political Violence in the United States, 1819-1968, Sheldon G. Levy, (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
MIU01000000000000005044840
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)ICPSR00080
  • (OCoLC)ocm17545710
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR00080
  • (OCoLC)ocm17545710
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + machine-readable documentation (text) + OSIRIS dictionary + SAS data definition statements + SPSS data definition statements.

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