Swedish political party programs and election manifestos

SND-ID: SND 0810

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, Swedish Social Science Data Service

Description

Swedish party programmes and election manifestos builds on the "Vi vill …! Hundra år av partipolitiska viljeyttringar" ("We want…! A hundred years of political party declarations") project, which the predecessor of SND, SSD, conducted in 2000–2002. The purpose of this project was to collect the programmes and manifestos that the political parties had produced during the 20th century. In these texts, you can trace the development of the political parties in terms of their language, politics, and ideology. The material also provides an overview of which questions have been essential for the development of Sweden.

https://snd.gu.se/en/vivill

The selection of election manifestos builds on work done by Sven-Olov Håkansson in "Svenska valprogram 1902–1952" (”Swedish election programmes 1902–1952”), and materials collected and used in the research project "Partiernas opinionspåverkan" (“Political party influence on public opinions”), POP, by Peter Esaiasson and Nicklas Håkansson. This means that only political parties in the Swedish Riksdag are represented in the material. Later additions have give

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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

Time period(s) investigated

1887–2010

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

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Swedish political party programs and election manifestos

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Access to data: https://snd.gu.se/en/vivill

Version 1

Citation

University of Gothenburg, Swedish Social Science Data Service (2021). <em>Swedish political party programs and election manifestos</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/hsh0-ea70">https://doi.org/10.5878/hsh0-ea70</a>

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, Swedish Social Science Data Service

Published: 2006-01-01
Last updated: 2021-10-26