ERIC Number: ED071588
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
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Youthpoll: 1971 Freshman Class.
State Univ. of New York, Buffalo. Univ. Research Office.
This document presents the results of the Youthpoll, a survey administered to 1971 freshmen at the State University of New York at Buffalo. The survey was designed to find if students approved of the named activity, have participated in it, or would participate in it in the future. The activities under question were: carrying picket signs; taking soft drugs (marijuana, etc.); taking hard drugs (heroin, etc.); demonstrating non-violently for a just cause; demonstrating non-violently for any cause; taking alcohol; circulating petitions; cheating; using tobacco; writing to public officials; demonstrating violently for a just cause; demonstrating violently for any cause; tutoring non-white minority group students; and campaigning for public officials. Other questions were designed to elicit attitudes concerning the 18 year-old vote; the honesty of government officials; student rights to protest; hippies; activists; police involvement in campus demonstrations; racial protests; adults; and pollution control. (HS)
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Authoring Institution: State Univ. of New York, Buffalo. Univ. Research Office.