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Study Report

Study Number: FA-507-001-1-1-International-ICPSR-1959

Subject Area: Dyadic and Small Group Interaction

Bibliographic Citation: Comparative research on the events of nations (CREON) project: foreign policy events, 1959-1968.  [machine-readable data file] / Hermann, Charles  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 5205

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Hard copy codebook.

Abstract: The CREON data set contains 11,961 foreign policy events of 36 countries for the years 1959-1968. There are 167 variables, including actor, target, date, indirect objects, types of events, resources involved, and internal decision units. The data were coded from Deadline Data on World Affairs (complete set) for randomly selected quarter years of the ten year period.

SUBJECT TERMS: comparative social research. events, international. foreign affairs. foreign policy. international affairs. international interactions. nations. Comparative Research on the Events of Nations (CREON) project.


Hermann, Charles, et al. CREON: A Foreign Events Data Set, Sage Professional Papers in International Studies, 2, pp. 2-24, Beverly Hills: Sage Publications, 1973.

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