Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: SM-009-001-1-3-United States-DPLS-1970

Subject Area: Minorities and Race Relations

Bibliographic Citation: Patterns of interracial politics: conflict and cooperation in the city of Milwaukee, 1970.  [machine-readable data file] / Eisinger, Peter  [principal investigator(s)] / Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin. Data and Program Library Service  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: WSRL 439

Date Accessioned: 6/30/1998

Number of Files Received: 2

Comments: This dataset is available for downloading on the DISC Online Archive. This public use version has had card numbers and padded blanks removed.

Access Status: Unrestricted access.

Documentation: One volume hard copy codebook plus scanned TIFF and PDF files. One book titled Patterns of Interracial Politics: Conflict and Cooperation in the City.

Abstract: The dataset contains responses to questions about important problems facing Milwaukee and what the city government is doing about these problems, Presidential and mayoral vote in 1968, degree of political participation, level of political information on government, educational, social welfare programs and officials, knowledge of and participation in CAP, Model Cities, and consumer associations, attendance at meetings, protest activities (types, reasons for, attendance, participation, level of violence, arrests) and their affect on Milwaukee, blacks, US and city governments, community control, educational policies, quality of government in Milwaukee, political action to carry out an objective, black-white relations. Demographic characteristics include length of residency in neighborhood, in Milwaukee, birthplace, age, employment status, participation in city job, family income in 1969, membership in associations, educational attainment, birthplace and nationality of parents, public assistance provided to family, race, sex, age of children, housing unit.

Media/File Reports:

7386 (CD-Rom)
7387 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)