Dataset: "Students' Attitudes towards Gene Technology, 1999"

Abstract

The purpose of the project was to study students' understanding of and attitudes towards the use of gene technology in food production and medicine.  

Information regarding attitudes towards the use of additives in food, gene technology and genetic testing of embryos is among the data in the data material.  

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Variable Groups

Full Title

"Students' Attitudes towards Gene Technology, 1999"

Identification Number

NSD1569

Authoring Entity

Name Affiliation
Mauset, Hildbjørg Akershus University College

Producer

Name Affiliation Abbreviation Role
Mauset, Hildbjørg Akershus University College HiAk Primary Investigator

Copyright

Copyright (C) 1999 Hildbjørg Mauset, Akershus University College

Data Distributor

Name Affiliation Abbreviation
NSD – Norwegian Centre for Research Data NSD

Version

Date: 2016-08-03

Notes

Original data from Hildbjørg Mauset, Høgskolen i Akershus are documented and prepared, second NSD-version.

Bibliographic Citation

"Students' Attitudes towards Gene Technology, 1999" Data collected by Hildbjørg Mauset, Akershus University College. 2nd NSD edition, Bergen 2016.

List of Keywords

Topic Classification

Date of Collection

Start End Cycle
1998-04 1998-06

Country

Norway  (NO)

Geographic Coverage

Country

Unit of Analysis

Individual

Universe

The universe consists of 130 college students from health and pedagogical education programmes at the Akershus University College who were present at a lecture at the time when the survey was carried out.

Kind of Data

Survey data

Time Method

Cross-sectional survey

Data Collector

Mauset, Hildbjørg, Akershus University College  (HiAk)

Sampling Procedure

The survey used students chosen through a non-random (nonprobability) sampling strategy.

Mode of Data Collection

Paper/pencil questionnaire

Location

Availability Status

Data from ”Students' Attitudes towards Gene Technology, 1999” are made available for research, teaching and students when ordered.

Extent of Collection

En datafil; ulike format kan leveres.

Restrictions

Data from "Students' Attitudes towards Gene Technology, 1999" are made available for research, teaching and students when ordered.

Citation Requirement

Users are obliged to refer to producer and distributor of the data by writing the following in forewords or footnotes in eventual publications: “(Some of) the data applied in the analysis in this publication are based on “Students' Attitudes towards Gene Technology, 1999”. The data are provided by Hildbjørg Mauset, Akershus University College, and prepared and made available by the Norwegian Centre for Research Data (NSD). Neither Hildbjørg Mauset, Akershus University College nor NSD are responsible for the analyses/interpretation of the data presented here.”

Deposit Requirement

Access to data is given on the condition that NSD gets a PDF-file of eventual reports that are written on the basis of the data. This to ensure best possible information of the use of data we distribute.

Conditions

The order form has to include name, institutional affiliation, project title, information about sources of financing and postal address. A declaration of secrecy has to be signed before delivery of data.

Disclaimer

Neither Hildbjørg Mauset, Akershus University College nor NSD are responsible for the analyses/interpretation of the data presented here.

Related Publications

Maurset, Hildbjørg 1999: Studenters holdning til genteknologi, Hovedoppgave i ernæring, helse og miljø, IHHH, Høgskolen i Akershus

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