Values and attitudes

Values and attitudes of individuals within a society are typically measured using population surveys. FORS manages several large-scale surveys in Switzerland, provides access to a wide range of data on values and attitudes and contributes to research in this field.

Recent publications from FORS concerning values and attitudes

Scientific publications of FORS collaborators
The Transition to Marriage for Cohabiting Couples: Does it Shape Subjective Well-being and Opinions or Attitudes Toward Family, Ryser Valérie-Anne, Le Goff Jean-Marie, 2018/06/18. pp 47-59 in Tillman Robin, Vorpoostel Marieke, Farago Peter (eds.) Social Dynamics in Swiss Society. Empirical studies based on the Swiss Household Panel chap. 4, Springer. [DOI]

Does Commitment Change Worldviews?, Monsch Gian-Andrea, Passy Florence, 2018. pp 231-246 in Tillmann Robin, Voorpostel Marieke, Farago Peter (eds.) Social Dynamics in Swiss Society, Springer International Publishing. [DOI]

Social Dynamics in Swiss Society. Empirical Studies Based on the Swiss Household Panel, Tillmann Robin, Voorpostel Marieke, Farago Peter, 2018., Springer International Publishing. [DOI]

Les nouvelles masculinités en Suisse : une approche par l’idéologie de genre et la répartition du travail rémunéré et non rémunéré au sein des couples, Ben Salah Hakim, Wernli Boris, Henchoz Caroline, 2017/03/14. Enfances Familles Générations 26 pp. 1-27. Peer-reviewed.

The Role of Attitudes towards Maternal Employment in the Relationship between Job Quality and Fertility Intentions, Hanappi D., Ryser V.-A., Bernardi L., 2016/02. Journal of Research in Gender Studies, 6 (1) pp. 192-219. Peer-reviewed.

Family Attitudes and Gender Opinions of Cohabiting and Married Mothers in Switzerland, Ryser V.-A., Le Goff J.-M., 2015/10. Family Science pp. 1-10. Peer-reviewed. [DOI]

Data at FORS about values and attitudes

Surveys managed at FORS containing data on values and attitudes in general:
Projects and datasets from FORS measuring values and attitudes related to specific topics:
For more datasets see FORSbase.