Political Participation in Britain, 1984-1985; National and Community Studies


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The research involved a series of linked surveys designed to examine the state of mass political participation in Britain. Data were collected from a national survey, a series of six community studies and within the community studies, surveys of elites. The latter are not included with this dataset, however.

Main Topics:

Variables Voting, contacting, party campaigning, collective action, political protest, issue-based political participation; political values, resources, groups, issue agendas, perceptions of national policies, political efficacy/cynicism.

Multi-stage stratified random sample

2 stage

Face-to-face interview

DOI http://doi.org/10.5255/UKDA-SN-2659-1
Metadata Access https://datacatalogue.cessda.eu/oai-pmh/v0/oai?verb=GetRecord&metadataPrefix=oai_ddi25&identifier=65eecd1e3b0183cb9a0e88a7d67e7467916406817b1508d178cdd591996751a2
Creator Moyser, G. N., University of Manchester, Department of Government; Parry, G., University of Manchester, Department of Government
Publisher UK Data Service
Publication Year 1989
Funding Reference Economic and Social Research Council
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OpenAccess true
Language English
Discipline Business and Management; Economics; Jurisprudence; Law; Social and Behavioural Sciences
Spatial Coverage Great Britain