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ZA2240: International Social Survey Programme: Role of Government I/II - ISSP 1985 - 1990

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation ISSP Research Group (1993): International Social Survey Programme: Role of Government I/II - ISSP 1985 - 1990. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA2240 Data file Version 1.0.0, https://doi.org/10.4232/1.2240
Study No.ZA2240
TitleInternational Social Survey Programme: Role of Government I/II - ISSP 1985 - 1990
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, https://doi.org/10.4232/1.2240 (Publication Year 1993)
Date of Collection02.1985 - 12.1990
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Department of Sociology, Research School of Social Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra
  • Kelley, Jonathan - The Australien National University, Canberra
  • Bean, Clive - The Australien National University, Canberra
  • Eurisko, Ricerca Sociale e di Marketing, Milan
  • Calvi, Gabriele - EURISCO, Milan
  • Davis, James A. - National Opinion Research Center (NORC), Chicago
  • Smith, Tom W. - National Opinion Research Center (NORC), Chicago
  • Brook, Lindsay - Social and Community Planning Research, London
  • Taylor, Bridget - Social and Community Planning Research, London
  • Jowell, Roger J. - Social and Community Planning Research, London
  • Witherspoon, Sharon - Social and Community Planning Research, London
  • ZUMA, Mannheim
  • Zentralarchiv für Empirische Sozialforschung an der Universität zu Köln

Content

Categories Categories
  • Society, Culture
Topics Topics
  • 6 Law, crime and legal systems
  • 11.5 Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • 11.6 Government, political systems and organisation
  • 13.4 Gender and gender roles
  • 17.5 Economic policy

Methodology

Geographic Coverage
  • Australia (AU)
  • Germany (DE), 1985: west 1990: east and west
  • Great Britain (GB-GBN)
  • Italy (IT)
  • United States of America (US)
Universerespondents 18 years old and older (Italy: 18-74)
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Australia: random sample (area probability sample) in city areas and random sample from the voter registry in rural areas (1990: simple random sample); Germany (west): multi-stage stratified random sample; Germany (east): multi-stage stratified random sample; Great Britain: multi-stage stratified random sample from the election register; Italy: multi-stage stratified random sample (1985), random selection (Random-Route, 1990); USA: multi-stage stratified random sample (1985), three-stage random selection (NORC mastersampling, 1990).
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
oral, written and postal survey with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorAustralia: NSSS, Research School of Social Sciences, Institute of Advanced Studies, Australian National University, in conjunction with Datacol; Germany: ZUMA, Mannheim und INFAS, Bonn; Great Britain: Social and Community Planning Research, London; Italy: EURISCO, Milan; USA: National Opinion Research Center (NORC), University of Chicago
Date of Collection
  • 02.1985 - 1986 (Germany: May to August 1985 Great Britain: April to June 1985 USA: February to April 1985 Italy: September to October 1985 Australia: 1986)
  • 02.1990 - 12.1990 (Australia: March to July 1990 Germany (west): March to May 1990 Germany (east): December 1990 Great Britain: March to June 1990 Italy: April 1990 USA: February to April 1990)

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2010-4-13 Version number created automatically (implementation of a uniform versioning policy) https://doi.org/10.4232/1.2240 (Publication Year unknown)
Errata in current version
none
Version changes

Further Remarks

NotesFor content see study descriptions of ZA-Study-No. 1490 and 1950. An actual version of the cumulation on Role of Government including four waves (1985, 1990, 1996, 2006) is available at ZA-study-no. 4747 and 4748.
Number of Units: 14970
Number of Variables: 92
Data Type: -
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata

Publications

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Groups

Research Data Centre
Groups
  •  International Social Survey Programme (ISSP)
    The International Social Survey Programme (ISSP) is a continuing annual program of cross-national survey collaboration, covering a wide range of topics important for social science research. Since 1985 the ISSP provides international data sets, enabling cross-cultural and cross-temporal research.
  • ISSP - Module Topic: Role of Government
    ‘Role of Government’ is one of the eleven ISSP topic modules. Central themes are issues, such as attitudes towards government responsibilities and government spending, state intervention in the economy, civil liberties, political interest, trust and efficacy.