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ZA0381: International Relations (June 1961, Germany, Form B)

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  • ZA0381_cdb.pdf (Codebook) 65 KBytes
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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation USIA, Washington; DIVO, Frankfurt (1969): International Relations (June 1961, Germany, Form B). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0381 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0381
TitleInternational Relations (June 1961, Germany, Form B)
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1969)
Date of Collection06.1961 - 06.1961
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • USIA, Washington
  • DIVO, Frankfurt


AbstractAttitude to questions of international policy and the competition of the great powers. Topics: Attitude to various countries; stereotype of USA and USSR; ideas about East or West orientation of the FRG; assessment of the danger of a world war; judgement on the seriousness of the disarmament efforts of the great powers and of the military strength of the communist as well as of the non-communist countries; agreement of basic interests of the FRG and the USA; achievement status and significance of science in the USSR in comparison to the USA in the areas of meteorology, ocean research, space research, psychology and electron research; judgement on the Peace Corps Program and the striving for independence by third world countries; trust in the allies and the leadership role of the USA; Cuba crisis; attitude to disarmament and a nuclear weapons non-proliferation treaty; personal opinion leadership in political questions; newspapers read; party preference. Demography: age (classified); sex; school education; occupation; state. Interviewer rating: social class and willingness of respondent to cooperate; number of contact attempts; city size.
Categories Categories
  • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
Topics Topics
  • 11.2 International politics and organisation
  • 11.3 Conflict, security and peace
  • 11.6 Government, political systems and organisation


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE), FRG without West Berlin
UniverseAge: 21 and older.
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Multi-stage random sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorDIVO, Frankfurt
Date of Collection
  • 06.1961

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

NotesZA Study No.0380 contains the data of the parallel form (Form A) of the split questionnaire. The study is part of an international comparative investigation; the summarized description is archived under ZA Study No. 2126.
Number of Units: 573
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Mehrfachlochung
Analysis System(s): -


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  • International Relations
    Principal Investigator: USIA, Washington; Data Collector: DIVO, Frankfurt