1. Title of the study: Development of Belarusian Nation in transition from Totalitarianism to Democracy”
2. Topics of thematic coverage: changes in national attitudes and behavior
3. The aim: to reveal main factors affected nationalism in Belarus, to study political actors who based their programs and activity on national idea
4. Descriptors: Supreme Soviet, referendum, elections, crisis, nation, attitudes, culture, Belarusian mentality, national identification, national sovereignty, traditions, national minorities
6. Comparability: most important questions were replicated
7. Geographical area: Belarus-national
8. Principal investigator: IISEPS
9. Polling organization: IISEPS, P.O.B. 219, Minsk, 220030, Belarus, e-mail: iiseps@iiseps.org
10. Fieldwork dates: 1993, June
11. Population sampled: 18+ years old residents of Belarus who are not currently in hospital, jail, military service
12. Sampling: clustered random
13. Sample size: 1186 respondents
14. Mode of interviews: face-to-face interview
15. Interviewers: part-time and university students
16. Control: selective control of interviewers
17. Related publications: 11 publications in mass media
18. Availability of the original data sets: contact with IISEPS
19. Source of information: IISEPS