The joint team of EVS-WVS Italy organized a seminar aimed at presenting research based on previous waves of EVS on the ’68 protest movement and generational values differences.
During the event, Italian team members of EVS, WVS and ESS inform about the development of cross-sectional surveys in Italy. The seminar takes place on 13 December in Milan.
Prima sessione – Il Sessantotto tra passato e presente
Giancarlo ROVATI, Vera LOMAZZI
La generazione del Sessantotto: dalla condizione giovanile alla condizione adulta
Loredana SCIOLLA, Paola TORRIONI
Ritorno al passato? La persistenza del tradizionalismo tra i giovani italiani
Riccardo LADINI, Cristiano VEZZONI
Il Sessantotto tra nostalgia e rifiuto. Una prospettiva sperimentale su come gli italiani guardano al presente e al passato
Second session – International surveys in Italy. News from the field
Synergies for (Europe’s) research infrastructures in the social sciences: perspectives of integration
Ferruccio BIOLCATI RINALDI, Paolo SEGATTI
European Values Study / World Values Survey – Italy 2017-2018
European Social Survey – Round 9 Italy
The first pre-release of EVS2017 is coming soon. Data will be made available on December 18th.
The dataset will include the countries:
Armenia, Austria, Belarus, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Georgia, Germany, Iceland, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland.
Other ten countries concluded the fieldwork and their data processing will be finalized in the next months. Four countries are currently in the fieldwork. The second pre-release is planned for July 2019, the final release for December 2019.
On October 30th Tim Reeskens and the Dutch team presented at Tilburg University the upcoming release of the Dutch EVS 2017. They gave some insights on their project concerning the educational cleavages in social attitudes as well.
The same presentation was also held on November 7th by Tim Reeskens at NIDI (Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute).
Here you will find the link to the slides: https://www.slideshare.net/reeskens/european-values-study-netherlands-past-present-and-futures/
Now (October 2018) we count 1722 publications based on EVS
863 Journal Articles
496 Book Chapters
35 Conference Papers
21 Master’s Theses
36 Working Paper
Check here the new edition 10/2018.
In a recent editorial on the website avocatnet.ro, Claudiu Tufis (Member of EVS Romania), commented a recent study investigating Romanian teachers‘ values and make a comparison with the broader population’s attitudes (when the same items were used) with data from EVS 2017. He found that
- Teachers are in fact more tolerant and more democratic than the general population. With differences in favor of teachers from 6% (rejection of neighboring Roma) and up to 31% (acceptance of homosexuality).
- Furthermore, teachers are more tolerant and more democratic even when compared to the population with higher education. In the case of Roma neighbors, the difference is not significant, but in all other cases, the difference is large enough to be significant.
As compared to the whole population or to the higher education population, teachers are one of the few factors that slowly help to democratize the population of Romania.
The article, in Romanian language, is available here.
Laboratory for Comparative Social Research, EVS partner in Russia, announces a call for the 9th LCSR International Workshop, which will be held within the XX April International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development. It will take place in Moscow from the 9th till 12th of April 2019. The submission deadline is December 15, 2018.
Workshop topics include but are not limited to:
- human values and cultural change
- gender (in)equality and gender attitudes
- subjective well-being and happiness
- trust, social capital and corruption
- tolerance, nationalism and migration
- political regimes and institutions
- religion and secularization
- cross-cultural data collection and analysis
Keynote speakers are:
MORE INFO: https://lcsr.hse.ru/en/announcements/226486229.html.
The 4th SERISS training course “Cross-national comparative research: Longitudinal analysis of panel data” will be held on 18-19 February 2019 in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
The course will be instructed by:
Dr. Gundi Knies and Dr. Magda Borkowska from the University of Essex.
25 participants will be given a chance to attend the 4th SERISS training course “Cross-national comparative research: Longitudinal analysis of panel data« at the University of Ljubljana (Slovenia) in February 2019.
There will be no tuition fees or accommodation costs for all participants, who will be selected from the applications received. Lunch will be provided on both days, and a group dinner will be held on the first evening. Participants will need to cover their travel costs, though there are a limited number of SERISS grants available to cover travel costs for participants whose financial constraints would prevent them from being able to attend.
The deadline for applications is Friday, 2 November 2018. The results of the selection will be known by 15th November 2018.
For more info and application, please visit:
By the end of September 2018, 25 countries concluded the data collection. Norway, Serbia and Italy started the fieldwork!
Institutional Affiliation: Institute Economy and Prognoses National Academy of Ukraine
Department: Department of Monitoring Research of the Social and Economic Process