Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: QJ-002-001-1-1-United States-DPLS-1959

Subject Area: Religion

Bibliographic Citation: Religious survey of southern Appalachia, 1959.  [machine-readable data file] / Brewer, Earl D. C.  [principal investigator(s)] / Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin. Data and Program Library Service  [distributor].

Access Status: Unrestricted access.

Documentation: 2 volumes hard copy.

Abstract: The data set contains variables relating to race, age, sex, church membership, occupation, marital status, church attendance, enrollment, support organizations, and questions relating only to the minister. Questions were asked separately of church members, non-church members, and the minister or lay leader. All were asked: house ownership, head of household, voting behavior in last election, club membership, leadership positions, major problems of country, party membership, preference of parents, information on relatives, estimation of total budget of church, total membership, money contributed, ideas for new church projects, meaning of religious salvation, baptism method, opinions of different statements about religion, meaning of recent religious activities, favorite religious song, possession of a Bible, and memory of prayers and commandments.

Media/File Reports:

7002 (CD-ROM)
7124 (CD-ROM)
7125 (CD-ROM)
7400 (CD-Rom)
7401 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)