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12 Jun 2018
Scientific workshop "The World Values Survey (1981-2018): Exploring the Cultural Change. Organization, History, Findings" in Astana, Kazakhstan
Scientific workshop "The World Values Survey (1981-2018): Exploring the Cultural Change. Organization, History, Findings" took place in Astana, Kazakhstan on May 29, 2018. The workshop was organized by Dr Botagoz Rakisheva, WVS-7 PI for Kazakhstan, and featured presentations of the WVSA President Christian Haerpfer and Head of the WVSA Secretariat Kseniya Kizilova. The workshop attracted several dozen scientists, researchers, policymakers and scholars in Kazakhstan.
11 Jun 2018
WVSA releases WVS-6 report on "Social Values and Attitudes in the MENA Region" (2012-2014)
The World Values Survey Association releases WVS-6 report on "Social Values and Attitudes in the MENA Region". Report is based on the WVS (2012-2014) survey data collected in 12 countries and societies in the Middle East. Project has been implemented with the support of Silatech Foundation (Qatar) and Economic Research Forum (Egypt). WVS wave 7 begins in the Middle East in Summer 2018.
06 Jun 2018
WVS-Brazil team begins WVS7 survey fieldwork!
In May-June, 2018 the WVS-Brazil team under the leadership of Henrique Carlos de Castro will complete the 7th wave of values study. This will be the 5th time WVS survey will take place in Brazil. There will be done 2000 interviews in Brazil, distributed in 141 towns of 24 states plus the Federal District. The questionnaire application team is composed of about a hundred interviewers, intending to start the field work on May 16th and to closure on June 2nd, 2018.
06 Jun 2018
WVS-7 in Kazakhstan: Working meeting with the WVSA Secretariat
WVS-7 planning working meeting with the team of the Public Opinion Research Institute under the leadership of its Founding Director and the new WVS-7 Principal Investigator for Kazakhstan Dr Botagoz Rakisheva took place on May, 28, 2018. WVS round 7 will begin in Kazakhstan in June 2018.
06 Jun 2018
Public Release: Dataset “WVS Wave 1 to 6 Key Aggregates” (time-pooled cross section)
The World Values Survey Association is happy to release the Dataset “WVS Wave 1 to 6 Key Aggregates” (time-pooled cross section). The data-file is a collection of aggregated measures and indexes developed by the WVSA Vice-President Professor Christian Welzel. Values are calculated for all countries included into the WVS wave 1 to 6. All values are calculated at national level (country means and country aggregates).
06 Jun 2018
AVAILABLE NOW: a new book by Ronald Inglehart "Cultural Evolution"
A new book by Ronald Inglehart "Cultural Evolution: People's Motivations are Changing, and Reshaping the World" (2018). The book presents the evolutionary modernization theory, a new interpretation of what drives political and social change. It tests the implications of this theory against survey data from over 100 countries, surveyed from 1981 to 2014. The book presents the findings in discussions based on graphs rather than using equations and statistical tables.
Click on this link to learn more: www.cambridge.org/9781108489317
05 Jun 2018
WVS7 planning meeting in the Middle East: Egypt, Jordan, Iraq, and Lebanon go into the field!
WVSA Secretariat and WVSA-MENA team held a methodological seminar and a working meeting this week in Amman. Issues discussed: survey planning in Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt and Iraq; WVS-7 regional module in MENA; data analysis, publications and future events.
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SECRETARIAT & PRESIDENT'S OFFICE
Institute for Comparative Survey Research
Vienna - Austria
Prof. Christian W Haerpfer
Ms Kseniya Kizilova
EXTERNAL RELATIONS & COMMUNICATIONS
Institute for Future Studies
Secretary General, World Values Survey
Associate Professor Bi Puranen
c/ Libertad 19 1B
Director of the WVSA Archive
Engineer Jaime Díez-Medrano
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