Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: KB-506-009-1-1-West Germany-ICPSR-1983

Subject Area: Election Studies

Bibliographic Citation: German election panel study, 1983.  [machine-readable data file] / Forschungsgruppe Wahlen (Mannheim)  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 8452

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Codebook in microfiche drawer; machine-readable dictionary and SPSS data definition statements.

Abstract: This panel study is designed to provide data on attitudes and electoral behavior during the campaign for the 1983 German federal elections. Panel respondents were surveyed in two pre-election and one post-election wave. Among the focuses of the study were respondent attitudes toward the political parties and toward various political leaders.

NOTE: Machine-readable documentation is available in English or German.

EXTENT OF COLLECTION: 1 data file + machine-readable documentation + SPSS Control Cards.

DATA TYPE: survey data

DATA FORMAT: OSIRIS and Card Image, with SPSS Control Cards for each

TIME PERIOD: November 1982-March 1983

DATE OF COLLECTION: November 1982, February 1982, March 1983

SUBJECT TERMS: campaigns. candidates. election studies. elections. political attitudes and behavior. political elites. political issues. political parties. political party preference. voting attitudes and behavior. Federal Republic of Germany.

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