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Study Report

Study Number: SL-504-001-1-1-International-ICPSR-1961

Subject Area: Domestic Conflict Indicators

Bibliographic Citation: Causal model of civil strife, 1961-1965.  [machine-readable data file] / Gurr, Ted Robert  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 5009

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy.

Abstract: Data on 114 polities for the period 1961-1965 are contained in this dataset. Variables are of three general types: magnitudes of conspiracy, internal war, turmoil, and total strife, measures of deprivation, and measures of mediating variables. Measures of deprivation include economic and political and long and short term deprivation. Examples of mediating variables are legitimacy, coercive potential, institutionalization, past strife levels, and facilitation of strife.

SUBJECT TERMS: aggression. civil violence. conflict. conspiracy. cross-national. deprivation. national attributes. nations. political system characteristics. turmoil. violence. war.


Gurr, Ted Robert. ''A Causal Model of Civil Strife: A Comparative Analysis Using New Indices,'' American Political Science Review, LXII, 4, (December 1968), and in Macro-Quantitative Analysis, John Gillespie and Betty Nesvold (eds.), Beverly Hills, California: Sage Publications, 1971.

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