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Study Report

Study Number: KA-003-001-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1972

Subject Area: Primaries, Conventions and Candidate Evaluations

Bibliographic Citation: Florida primary study, 1972.  [machine-readable data file] / Knight Newspapers. Washington Bureau  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 7253

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Hard copy codebook.

Abstract: This study was conducted by Philip Meyer of the Washington Bureau of Knight Newspapers, Inc. Respondents filled out questionnaires as they left polling places. Questions deal with the respondents' vote in the primary, their rating of President Nixon, their opinion on several state and national issues, and demographic information such as age, sex, and education. The data are available in OSIRIS format. No processing was done other than filebuilding. There are 1,248 respondents, with one card of data per respondent and 26 variables.

SUBJECT TERMS: elections. political attitudes and behavior. polling places. primary elections. southern United States. states. Florida.

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