Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: KB-004-006-1-2-United States-ICPSR-1962

Subject Area: Election Studies

Bibliographic Citation: American national election study, 1962.  [machine-readable data file] / University of Michigan. Center for Political Studies  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 7217

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Hard copy codebook; Osiris dictionary file.

Abstract: This study is part of a time-series collection of national surveys fielded continuously since 1952. The election studies are designed to present data on Americans' social backgrounds, enduring political predispositions, social and political values, perceptions and evaluations of groups and candidates, opinions on questions of public policy, and participation in political life. This study was financed in part by the first organizational grant to the Consortium.

EXTENT OF COLLECTION: 1 data file + machine-readable documentation.

DATA FORMAT: OSIRIS and Card Image

SUBJECT TERMS: business conditions. candidates. class identity. congressional elections. domestic affairs. economic mobility. election studies. elections. foreign affairs. geographical mobility. group political orientation. issues. membership. minority affairs. political attitudes and behavior. political efficacy. political history. political interaction. political issues. political participation. political party preference. presidential elections. social class structure. social mobility. taxation. trust, personal and political. unemployment. voting attitudes and behavior.

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