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ZA0118: Right-Wing Extremist-Panel

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation MARPLAN, Frankfurt (1972): Right-Wing Extremist-Panel. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0118 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0118
TitleRight-Wing Extremist-Panel
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1972)
Date of Collection01.1969 - 10.1969
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • MARPLAN, Frankfurt


AbstractJudgement on political questions and parties. Topics: 1. In all 5 waves the following questions were repeated: most important problems and judgement on the job of the Federal Government; assessment of personal as well as general economic situation and expected future developments; most important domestic problems; criticism of the Federal Government; judgement on the internal order of the FRG; attitude to law and order and to a strong governmental power (scale). 2. The following questions were not posed in all waves: preferred foreign trade policies; most important determinants of economic development; judgement on foreign trade problems as well as the invasion of the Russians in the CSSR; assumed conduct of the USA in a comparable case for the Federal Republic; preferred and rejected political personalities; attitude to Federal Chancellor Kiesinger; attitude to the NPD; reasons for or against dissolution of the NPD; attitude to a new founding of the KPD; attitude to a prohibition of the NPD; party preference; future expectations and assessment of the economic situation (scale); trust in the future and desire for government order (scale); attitude to the NPD as federal party; attitude to newspaper advertising against the NPD; attitude to NPD peace-keepers using violence at party events; assumed result of the Federal Parliament election. In the last wave (after the Federal Parliament election) the following was also posed: judgement on the election result; CDU/CSU as one party; chancellor from a coalition or from the strongest party; judgement on the SPD/FDP government and attitude to the new federal chancellor; issue ability of the new government as well as the old CDU government; comparison of Brandt and Kiesinger; judgement on the NPD not obtaining seats in Federal Parliament; attitude to a prohibition of the NPD and assumed relevance of this topic after failure in the Federal Parliament election; assessment of the political future of the NPD and assumed reasons for the failure in the Federal Parliament election. 3. Miscellaneous: preferred tobacco products and brand of cigarettes; car possession and type of vehicle; residential status. Demography: head of household; employment; occupation; size of household; composition of household; marital status; household income; school education; religious denomination; age (classified); housing situation; state. Interviewer rating: social class of respondent; weekday of interview; city size.
Categories Categories
  • Political Ideology
Topics Topics
  • 11.4 Political ideology
  • 11.5 Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • 11.6 Government, political systems and organisation


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
UniverseNot specified
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
No exact information is available about the sampling procedure.
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorMARPLAN, Frankfurt
Date of Collection
  • 01.1969 - 10.1969

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2010-4-13 Version number created automatically (implementation of a uniform versioning policy) (Publication Year unknown)
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Further Remarks

NotesThe current data set is an integrated complete file containing all 5 panel waves.
Number of Units: 467
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Mehrfachlochung
Analysis System(s): -


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