EVS Conference in Italy, 12th - 13th November 2015


The first Italian Conference of the European Values Study Italy and Europe: Values, generations and territory from eighties to nowadays will be held at Università degli Studi di Trento between 12th - 13th November 2015 Keynote Speakers: David Voas (University of Essex, Chair of the Theory Group of EVS), Bart Meuleman (KU Leuven), Malcolm Fairbrother (University of Bristol), Rovati Giancarlo (Catholic University of Milan), Loredana Sciolla (University of Turin). Specially dedicated to Italian scholars but opened internationally. If you would like to present your work based on EVS data please send an abstract of 400 words by September 20th to conferenza_evs2015@unitn.it. You can find out more here.


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The TRAPD method for survey translation

The translation of the questionnaire is a delicate phase for the European Values Study. Translations must ensure the comparability between countries, but also between waves of the EVS and of the World Values Survey (WVS). The EVS 2017 questionnaire was translated using the current best practice in survey…click for more details