Advances in Cross-National Comparison: A European Working by Jürgen H.P. Hoffmeyer-Zlotnik, Christof Wolf

By Jürgen H.P. Hoffmeyer-Zlotnik, Christof Wolf

The e-book contains 5 components and a concluding bankruptcy. half 1 covers normal difficulties and offers strategies for the harmonisation of knowledge from varied nationwide and/or cultural contexts. within the moment half EUROSTAT and ESOMAR current their confirmed commonplace tools. verified tools each one masking one variable (i.e. career, schooling) are offered within the 3rd half. The fourth half back contains urged instruments for the harmonisation of unmarried variables for which standardised tools are usually not but to be had (i.e. age, faith, ethnicity, loved ones, relations, income). The final half provides chosen empirical analyses demonstrating the use and fruitfulness of tools provided before.

This ebook is especially written for 2 teams. First, researchers and practitioners fascinated about comparative learn in Europe. moment, researchers operating with information of the statistical places of work of eu international locations and information from associations of the eu Union.

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Today the ISSP has 38 country members from all over the world , while others are considering membership. orglen/social_monitoringlissp/methods . htm) has the task of monitoring procedures and making suggestions for improvements. Sample reconunendations for collecting and documenting demographic information are presented in the Appendix of this chapter. The questionnaire which requires some IS minutes to fill in should be constructed in a format that allows for mail interviews. As a rule, however, it should be administered as a drop -off to the national personal interviews.

Also possible: Do you belong to a religious group or community, a denomination, or a church? ] 000 100 200 210 No religion Roman Catholic Protestant Episcopalian, Anglican, Church of England, Church of Ireland 220 Baptists 230 Congregationalists 240 European Free Church (Anabaptists) 250 Lutheran 260 Methodist 270 Pentecostal 280 Presbyterian 290 Other Protestant (no specific religion mentioned) 300 Orthodox 310 Greek Orthodox 320 Russian Orthodox 390 Orthodox (no specific religion mentioned) 400 Other Christian Religions 401-489 Specific Christian Groups 490 Unspecified Chr istian Religion 500 Jewish 510 Jewish Orthodox 520 Jewish Conservative 530 Jewish Reformist 590 Jewish Rel igion general (no specific group mentioned) Michael Braun, Rolf Uher 46 600 610 620 630 640 650 660-689 690 Islam Kharijism Mu'tazilism Sunni Shi'ism Isma'ilis Other Muslim Religions Muslim ; Mohammedan; Islam (no specific religion mentioned) 700 Buddhism 701 -789 Speci fie Buddhist Groups 790 Buddhism general (no specific group mentioned) 800 Hinduism 810-889 Specific Groups 890 Hinduism general (no specific group mentioned) 900 Other Asian Religion 90 1-949 Spec ific Groups (Confucianism, Taoism, Shintoism) 950 Other East Asian Religion (no specific group mentioned) 960 Oth er Religions 998 Don't know 999 Not answered HOM POP How many persons in household Number of people in household 01 One person 02 Two persons 99 No answer HHCYCLE Household cycle Household composition: adults and children (less than 18 year s) 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 Single One adult and one child One adult and two children One adult and three or more children Two adults Two adults and one child Two adults and two children Two adults and three of more children The ISS?

1996. " Wirtschaft und Statistik 199617 :413-421. Eichmann, W. 1985. " Wirtschaji und Statist ik 198517:519-526. ). 1999. The future of European social statistics. Harmonisation of social statistics and quality. The fourth Mondorf Seminar 26 and 27 March 1998. Luxembourg: Eurostat. Harmonising Data in Official Statistics 31 Grais, B. 1999. "Statistical harmoni sation and quality: The case of social statistics " Pp. 51114 in The future of European social statistics, Harmonisation of social statistics and quality, The fourth Mondo rf Seminar 26 and 27 March 1998, edited by Eurostat.

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