Media election survey 1982

SND-ID: SND 0200

This study is part of the collection Media Election Survey

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Kent Asp - University of Gothenburg, Department of Journalism Media and Communication

Description

This is the third study of the political contents in press, radio and television within the research projects ´Mass media and the electorate´ and ´Swedish election campaign´ and it was carried out in connection with the 1982 general election. It is a detailed campaign study of news reporting in the press, radio and television during the last four weeks before the day of the referendum.

Purpose:

To describe, identify and analyse media's reporting of the election campaign 1982.

Language

Swedish

Research principal, contributors, and funding

Research principal

University of Gothenburg

Funding

  • Funding agency: Bank of Sweden Tercentenary Foundation
Protection and ethical review

Data contains personal data

No

Method

Unit of analysis

Population

Nyhetsanalysen: Artikel (storstadstidningar), inslag (radio/TV) Ledaranalysen: Ledarartikel (storstadstidningar)

Sampling procedure

Non-probability: Purposive

Time period(s) investigated

1982

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Publications

Asp, K., Hedberg, P., & Esaiasson, P. (1985) Massmedieundersökning : valet 1982 : teknisk rapport. Göteborg: Department of Political Science. ISSN 0282-311X.
ISSN: 0282-311X

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Dataset
Media election survey 1982 - News analysis

Associated documentation

Version 2.0

Citation

Kent Asp. University of Gothenburg, Department of Political Science (2014). <em>Media election survey 1982 - News analysis</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 2.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002153">https://doi.org/10.5878/002153</a>

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Data format / data structure

Numeric

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Kent Asp - University of Gothenburg, Department of Journalism Media and Communication

Time period(s) investigated

1982

Data collection

  • Mode of collection: Content coding
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 1982-08-19–1982-09-19
  • Data collector: University of Gothenburg, Department of Statistics
  • Source of the data: Communications: Public

Variables

128

Number of individuals/objects

5861

Published: 1986-01-01
Last updated: 2020-05-14