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Study Report

Study Number: SA-017-001-1-2-United States-ICPSR-1975

Subject Area: Attitudes Toward Self and Society

Bibliographic Citation: National women's study [U.S.], 1975.  [machine-readable data file] / Market Opinion Research (Detroit, MI)  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 7532

Comments: Data are ftpable from ICPSR.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy and one duplicate.

Abstract: This survey of American women was based on interviews from a geographically stratified probability sample of 1,522 adult women. The interviews were made in August and September 1975. Approximately 278 variables are contained in this dataset. The study focused on women's attitudes and opinions toward their current activities, patterns of life, and their views about the future. Comprehensive questions were asked about the work patterns of women, leisure activities, and mass media use. Other questions dealing with women's rights issues, such as day care centers, ERA, and divorce were also included. A full range of demographic information was also obtained.

SUBJECT TERMS: children. day care centers. divorce. family. gender roles. mass media. occupations. political attitudes and behavior. roles. sexual attitudes. women. women's attitudes. women's issues. Equal Rights Amendment. United States.

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