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ZA0280: The Municipal Power Structure in a Commuter Municipality

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  • ZA0280_fb.pdf (Questionnaire) 391 KBytes
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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Beckers, Hans-Joachim (1966): The Municipal Power Structure in a Commuter Municipality. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0280 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0280
TitleThe Municipal Power Structure in a Commuter Municipality
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1966)
Date of Collection08.1966 - 09.1966
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Beckers, Hans-Joachim - Köln


AbstractMunicipal power structure in a commuter municipality and local ties of respondent. Topics: Judgement on situation and development of the municipality; characterization of the image of the municipality; naming leadership personalities, opinion leaders and the most influential persons or groupings in local politics; identification of cleavages; attitude to the commuter problem; reasons for occupation with municipality matters; membership in clubs and organizations; support of political candidates; personal position in municipality; gathering information on local and national politics; reading newspapers; party preference. Demography: age; religious denomination; school education; occupation; place of birth.
Categories Categories
  • Community, Living Environment
Topics Topics
  • 5.2 Community, urban and rural life


Geographic Coverage
  • Homberg (DE-NW-HBO)
UniversePotential leaders of the municipality according to the position, reputation and issue approach.
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorH. J. Beckers, Koeln
Date of Collection
  • 08.1966 - 09.1966

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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Number of Units: 56
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Mehrfachlochung
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  • Beckers, Hans-Joachim: Die kommunale Machtstruktur in einer Pendlergemeinde. Köln, Universität, Wirtschafts- und Sozialwiss. Fak., Diss., 1968
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