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Swiss Political Opinions, 1967 (ICPSR 7095)

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This study surveyed a quota sample of Swiss male citizens of voting age living in Lausanne, Switzerland. The interviews were conducted in French during the summer of 1967 through the Institut Suisse d'Opinion Publique (ISOP). The variables assess social mobility, work and career history, mobility orientation, status anxiety, psychological dimensions of alienation, prejudice, and a range of political values and attitudes. Demographic data include age, residential district, and political self-identification.

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Study Description


Schweitzer, David. SWISS POLITICAL OPINIONS, 1967. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada: David Schweitzer, University of British Columbia, Dept. of Anthropology and Sociology [producer], 1972. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1976. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07095.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   alienation, career goals, job history, males, political attitudes, public opinion, prejudice, social mobility, work attitudes, Switzerland

Geographic Coverage:   Global

Time Period:  

  • 1967

Universe:   Swiss male citizens, aged 20 and older, living in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Data Types:   survey data


Sample:   Controlled quota sample.

Data Source:

personal interviews


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