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ZA0069: International Relations (May 1957, Great Britain)

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Citation Citation USIA, Washington; Social Surveys (Gallup Poll), London (1964): International Relations (May 1957, Great Britain). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0069 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0069
TitleInternational Relations (May 1957, Great Britain)
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1964)
Date of Collection05.1957 - 05.1957
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • USIA, Washington
  • Social Surveys (Gallup Poll), London


AbstractAssessment of international relations of the country and judgement on American policies. Topics: Views on various countries: Germany, France, Red-China, Israel, Egypt, USSR and USA; assessment of the foreign policy of America and the USSR; views about political personalities: Nasser, Macmillan, Eisenhower, Bulganin and Gomulka; preference of respondent on East-West orientation of the country; attitude to atomic energy; danger of a world war as well as seriousness of the efforts of America and the USSR to prevent one; attitude to unification of Western Europe; expectations of a common European market; judgement on the chances of realizing a Common Market; attitude to the Euratom-Plan; attitude to the new defense plan of England; trust in NATO; judgement on the strength of NATO; assessment of the conflict of Israel with its Arab neighbors; attitude to American Middle East Policy; interest of respondent in areas of American life: e.g. education, economy, politics, culture and the race problem; assumed change of American influence on Europe through unification of Europe; evaluation of American influence on Europe; assumed agreement of American interests with those of one´s own country; assumed dependence on the USA; judgement on American policies; party preference. Demography: sex; age (classified); school education; occupation.
Categories Categories
  • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
Topics Topics
  • 11.2 International politics and organisation
  • 11.3 Conflict, security and peace


Geographic Coverage
  • United Kingdom (GB)
UniverseAge: 21 and older.
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Stratified random sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorSocial Surveys (Gallup Poll), London
Date of Collection
  • 05.1957

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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 study is part of an international comparative investigation (see ZA Study Nos. 0070 to 0072 and 1973). A split questionnaire was used.
Number of Units: 1231
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Mehrfachlochung
Analysis System(s): -


  • Merritt, Richard L.; Puchala, Donald J.: Western European Perspectives on International Affairs: Public Opinion Studies and Evaluations. New York: Frederick A. Praeger 1968 (Praeger Special Studies in International Politics and Public Affairs)
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