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(Here are some goals that our nation could try to accomplish over the next five years or so. For each once, please tell me if you think it should be an extremely important goal, a very important goal, a somewhat important goal, or not a very important goal.)... Helping countries emerging from communism to become more democratic and avoid economic collapse (Source: What People Want In The Federal Budget, Dec, 1991)


Subpopulation/Note: Asked of Form A half sample.
10%
Extremely important

28%
Very important

44%
Somewhat important

17%
Not very important

1%
Don't know/Refused

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Survey by Americans Talk Issues Foundation, W. Alton Jones Foundation. Methodology: Conducted by Market Strategies and Greenberg-Lake during December, 1991 and based on 1,000 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. The survey was conducted by Market Strategies and Greenberg-Lake. Also sponsored by W. Alton Jones Foundation [USMS.ATS18.R05A] (View Citation)

Topics: PROBLEMS FUTURE COMMUNISM DEMOCRACY





Here are some possible reasons for the changes in Eastern Europe. For each one, please tell me how much of a factor you think it actually is. We'll use a zero to ten scale with ten meaning an extremely big factor and zero meaning not a factor at all. You can use any number from zero to ten, the higher the number, the bigger the factor you think it is in bringing about the changes in Eastern Europe.... The failure of communism to provide a satisfactory standard of living (Source: U.S. Looks At The Revolutions Of 1989, Feb, 1990)


Subpopulation/Note: Asked of 'A' half sample.
%
Mean = 7.9

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Survey by Americans Talk Security. Methodology: Conducted by Market Strategies, February 19 - March 2, 1990 and based on 1,000 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. [USMS.ATS13B.R083A] (View Citation)

Topics: DIPLOMACY SOVIET_BLOC COMMUNISM

Dataset: USMISCATS1990-NATLSEC13





Now how about Russia--now that the European war is over, do you think it will be to the best interests of the United States to continue to cooperate with Russia in the future? (Source: Office of Public Opinion Research Roosevelt Survey, May, 1945)


86%
Yes

7%
No

7%
No opinion

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Methodology: Conducted by Office of Public Opinion Research during May, 1945 and based on 1,248 personal interviews. Sample: National adult. [USOPOR.45-048.Q06E] (View Citation)

Topics: RUSSIA DIPLOMACY FUTURE

Dataset: USOPOR1945-048







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