Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: SM-011-001-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1981

Subject Area: Minorities and Race Relations

Bibliographic Citation: ABC News/Washington Post race relations poll, February-March 1981.  [machine-readable data file] / ABC News  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 8010

Comments: This study was also received on ICPSR Release CD0016. This release may contain some differences from other copies.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: 1 volume hard copy; machine-readable dictionary.

Abstract: This survey was conducted by Chilton Research Services under the direction of B. Sussman of the Washington Post and J. Alderman of ABC News. Telephone interviews with 1,872 respondents were conducted between February 26, 1981, and March 6, 1981. An oversample of blacks was obtained by recontacting a sample of self-identified blacks from previous studies. Questions cover both racial attitudes and attitudes toward immigration. The data are available in either card-image or logical record format with OSIRIS dictionary-codebooks. There are approximately 117 variables with a logical record length of 135. The codebook is available only in machine-readable form.

SUBJECT TERMS: blacks. discrimination. immigration and emigration. minority affairs. race relations. racial attitudes. social attitudes and behavior. socioeconomic indicators. United States.

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