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Convention Delegate Study, 1980 [United States] (ICPSR 8367)
These data examine the continuities and changes between 1972 and 1981 in the careers, political participation, issue preferences, and political perspectives of the group of political activists represented by delegates to the Democratic and Republican National Conventions during that period. Questions tap respondent attitudes toward the party and its nomination process, various issues and candidates, and political ideology. Information on the respondent's past political activity and attitudes toward political participation are also included.
Series: Convention Delegate Study Series
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Miller, Warren E., M. Kent Jennings, and Barbara G. Farah. Convention Delegate Study, 1980 [United States]. ICPSR08367-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 198?. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08367.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08367.v1
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: biographical data, career expectations, Democratic National Convention, Democratic Party (USA), life history, party delegates, political affiliation, political attitudes, political conventions, political issues, political participation, presidential elections, Republican National Convention, Republican Party (USA)
Geographic Coverage: United States
A continuation of the 1972 Convention Delegate Study (ICPSR 7287).
personal interviews, and mail questionnaires
Original ICPSR Release: 1985-12-20
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