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Study Report

Study Number: SL-506-001-1-1-International-ICPSR-1965

Subject Area: Domestic Conflict Indicators

Bibliographic Citation: Conflict and society, 1955-1970.  [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: 7452

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy.

Abstract: The data contain the principal indicators of independent variables developed by Ted Robert Gurr for use in testing models of the causes of civil violence. Most indices were constructed to meet the theoretical requirements of the investigators' research on civil violence. There are 136 variables for 86 countries. General categories of data are basic social properties, social processes, economic processes, social rigidities, coercive interventions, regime coercion, conflict traditions, regime characteristics, and dissident group characteristics.

SUBJECT TERMS: aggression. civil violence. coercion. conflict. cross-national. dissidence. economic attitudes and behavior. ethnicity. government performance. nations. regime transition. social attitudes and behavior. violence.

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