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Study Report

Study Number: CA-001-001-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1964

Subject Area: Economic Attitudes and Behavior

Bibliographic Citation: Perceptions of the [U.S.] 1963 presidential transition.  [machine-readable data file] / University of Michigan. Survey Research Center  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 7231

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Hard copy codebook.

Abstract: Interviewing for this study was conducted in December, 1963, just subsequent to the assassination of President Kennedy. Items pertaining to political preferences and to the respondents' perceptions of the Presidential transition were included as well as questions concerning their impressions of business conditions, unemployment, and foreign policy. Information was obtained from 1,540 respondents, 4 cards of data per respondent, in the form of 120 variables.

SUBJECT TERMS: assassinations. business conditions. foreign affairs. foreign policy. government performance. political attitudes and behavior. political party preference. presidential transition. unemployment. Kennedy, John Fitzgerald. United States.

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