Political resocialization of immigrants 1975-1976 - Native Swedes
SND-ID: snd0459-5. Version: 1.0. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5878/002462
Tomas Hammar - Stockholm University, Department of Political Science
Stockholm University - Department of Political Science
The research project Political Resocialization of Immigrants (PRI) examines political interest and participation among immigrants. The aim of the project was to study immigrant´s relations to community and politics; their living conditions; experiences of immigration to Sweden; factors possible to stimulate increasing political commitment; political attitudes and political behaviour; representatives and demands; information about the Swedish administrative and political system. More than 2 500 interviews were conducted in 1975-1976 with random samples of immigrants born in Finland, Yugoslavia, Poland and Turkey, and a comparison group of Swedish citizens in the 18-67 age group and domiciled in Stockholm municipality. Stratified samples drawn from among the respondents from the first-wave survey were reinterviewed in an election survey during the weeks following the municipal elections of September 1976, in which immigrants participated for the first time. The first-wave interview included questions on: time of moving to Sweden and Stockholm respectively; places of living; language spoken by th... Show more..
Data contains personal data
Unit of analysis
Persons aged 18-67 domiciled in the Stockholm municipality and born in Finland, Yugoslavia, Poland or Turkey. Control group of Swedes aged 18-67 domiciled in Stockholm.
Time period(s) investigated
1975-01-01 – 1976-01-01
Number of individuals/objects
Data format / data structure
- Mode of collection: Interview
- Time period(s) for data collection: 1975 – 1976
- Source of the data: Population group
Geographic location: Sweden
Geographic description: Stockholms kommun
Department of Political Science
Migration (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Elections (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Political behaviour and attitudes (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Cultural and national identity (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social sciences (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)
Political science (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)
Media (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Minorities (CESSDA Topic Classification)
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Tung, R.K.C. (1981) Exit-voice catastrophes. Dilemma between migration and participation. Stockholm Studies in Politics 18. Stockholm: Statsvetenskapliga institutionen. ISBN: 91-7146-160-4.
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