This study is provided by ICPSR. ICPSR provides leadership and training in data access, curation, and methods of analysis for a diverse and expanding social science research community.
Social Structure and Personality Under Conditions of Radical Social Change: A Comparative Study of Poland (1992) and the Ukraine (1992-1993) (ICPSR 2362)
This study examines the relationship of social structure and personality in countries undergoing radical social change. Surveys were conducted in Poland in 1992 and in the Ukraine in 1992-1993. Respondents were asked to describe their current occupations and job titles and to comment on whether they were satisfied with their jobs and whether they had worked more than one job at a time. Other questions included the number of hours the respondent spent reading, writing, cooking, interacting with family members, socializing with friends or family, and performing household chores. Demographic variables include the respondent's age, sex, birthplace, marital status, education, parents' education, number of children, ages of children, occupation, nationality, religious affiliation, and native language.
Data in this collection are available only to users at ICPSR member institutions. Please log in so we can determine if you are with a member institution and have access to these data files.
Kohn, Melvin L., Krystyna Janicka, Valeri Khmelko, Bogdan W. Mach, Vladimir Paniotto, Kazimierz M. Slomczynski, and Wojciech Zaborowski. SOCIAL STRUCTURE AND PERSONALITY UNDER CONDITIONS OF RADICAL SOCIAL CHANGE: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF POLAND (1992) AND THE UKRAINE (1992-1993). ICPSR version. Baltimore, MD: Melvin L. Kohn, Johns Hopkins University, Dept. of Sociology [producer], 1997. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1998. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR02362.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR02362.v1
This study was funded by:
- National Science Foundation (SES-9107584)
Scope of Study
(1) The data collection instruments are provided as ASCII files and as Portable Document Format (PDF) files. The PDF file format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed using PDF reader software, such as the Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided through the ICPSR Website on the Internet. (2) The only documentation for this data collection consists of data collection instruments. The PDF questionnaire for the Polish data is in Polish and the PDF questionnaire for the Ukrainian data is in Ukrainian and Russian. English translations of the questionnaires are provided as machine-readable ASCII text documents.
Original ICPSR Release: 1998-07-15
- Citations exports are provided above.
Export Study-level metadata (does not include variable-level metadata)
If you're looking for collection-level metadata rather than an individual metadata record, please visit our Metadata Records page.