Media panel 1978
SND-ID: snd0700-2. Version: 1.0. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5878/c65s-m764
Karl Erik Rosengren - Lund University, Department of Sociology
Sven Windahl - Växjö University, School of Social Sciences
Ulla Johnsson-Smaragdi - Lund University, Media and Communication Studies
Ingrid Höjerback - Lund University, Media and Communication Studies
Inga Sonesson - Lund University, Media and Communication Studies
Linnaeus University - Department of Sociology
The Media Panel Program (MPP) is located at the University of Lund in Sweden. It is a long-term research program focused on basic aspects of the mass media use by Swedish children, adolescents and young adults, as well as on the causes, consequences and effects of that media use. The program was founded by professors Karl Erik Rosengren and Sven Windahl in 1975, after a series of preliminary studies. Since 1995, the program has been directed by professor Ulla Johnsson-Smaragdi. Data have been collected in Malmö (an industrial city in southern Sweden; some 230 000 inhabitants) and Växjö (a college and cathedral town in southern Sweden; some 60 000 inhabitants). The techniques used for data collection include mail and classroom questionnaires, personal interviews, essays written by school children at school, archival data, focused interviews, and long, in-depth conversations with a small number of type-representative individuals. For children and adolescents in grade 3-9 (age 10 to 16) in the compulsory school system, class room questionnaires were used. For older adolescents and young adults, a... Show more..
Year of data collection 1978/1979. Cohort: Växjö, born in 1963, grade 9, born in 1965, grade 7, born in 1967, grade 5 Show less..
Data contains personal data
Geographic location: Sweden
Geographic description: Växjö, Malmö
Department of Sociology
- Funding agency: Bank of Sweden Tercentenary Foundation
- Funding agency: National Swedish Board of Education
- Funding agency: Swedish Council for Research in the Humanitie and Social Sciences
- Funding agency: Swedish Council for Social Research
- Funding agency: Swedish Council for Planning and Coordination of Research
Children (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Youth (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Cultural activities and participation (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social sciences (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)
Sociology (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)
Media studies (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)
Information society (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Media (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Leisure, tourism and sport (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social behaviour and attitudes (CESSDA Topic Classification)
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Johnsson-Smaragdi, U. (1978) Grundskolepanelen. Internal report. Lund: Kommunikationssociologi.
Rosengren, K.E., & Windahl, S. (1978) Media Panel. A Presentation of a Program. Lund: Kommunikationssociologi.
Sonesson, I. (1979) TV-vanor och TV-relationer hos förskolebarn med sociala och personliga problem. Lund: Kommunikationssociologi.
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