Topics or thematic coverage include perceptions of history, with the special emphasis on the events during the Second World War. The topics, where it was expected to find disagreements in public, were the role of antifascist partisan movement, from which followed after war communist regime, and the role of home guard which was involved in civil war against partisans in that time. The role of after war Yugoslav regime was evaluated together with the important political leaders. Some of the questions were also included in ADP - IDNo: SJM982 survey. At the end some of the questions from Slovenian Politbarometer are added. This survey also carried the CSES pilot study questionnaire, covering party identification, participation and vote in last election, sympathy rating of the significant parties and party leaders; left-right placement of significant parties and self; candidate recognition and interaction with representatives; retrospective evaluation of the national economy; evaluation of democratic institutions and process; evaluations of the responsiveness of representatives, the performance of political parties, and of democracy. Some of the questions were also included in other SJM surveys. The CSES pilot study questionnaire was included in its entirety in surveys of national samples in June 1995 in Hungary, in September 1995 in Latvia, in December 1995 in Poland, in July 1995 in Slovakia, in Spain in 1995, and parts of it were asked in Romania and Belarus.