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Study Report

Study Number: SA-002-003-2-1-United States-ICPSR-1972

Subject Area: Attitudes Toward Self and Society

Bibliographic Citation: Harris American women's opinion poll, 1972 (Harris 2137).  [machine-readable data file] / Virginia Slims, Inc.  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 7326

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: 2 volumes hard copy.

Abstract: The data file contains responses to questions regarding women's status and efforts to change it, attitudes toward women's liberation groups, personal satisfaction with life; participation in politics, women in public office (discrimination against women in politics and government, women as potential office holders), women's role in the economy; and attitudes towards problems facing the US (drugs, crime, pollution, economy, taxes, race relations), priorities in government spending; support for political candidates, rating of the president. Personal data include political party affiliation, position in household, occupation of head of household, labor union membership, marital status, age of children under 18, educational attainment, religious affiliation, age, birthplace of grandparents, family income, ethnic group.

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