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Authors: Křížková, Alena
Study is based on the sociology of family, the sociology of work and the sociology of organisation and management, combining these fields from the perspective of the sociology of gender. It focuses on the motivations for going into business, the structure of company management, f...
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Authors: Křížková, Alena
In this study the author examined the motivations for starting up a business and the life strategies for work and family balance in small and mid-sized entrepreneurship by men and women who started up independent businesses in the Czech Republic in the 1990s, and I situated the r...
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Authors: Křížková, Alena
The Chapter presents a theoretical introduction to the sociology of organisations through the lens of the sociology of gender, and shows how the under-developed research on gender processes at the company level is linked to the survival of organisational structures that emerged a...
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Authors: Maříková, Hana
Chapter deals with the question of a combination of work and family on example ot the Scandinavian companies operating in the Czech Republic. The author explores the culture in the organisation, measures and benefits for parents, captures the various cases of parents working in t...
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Authors: Hamplová, Dana
Text studies life satisfaction and happiness of Czech men and women. It works with ISSP 2002 data. Basic socio-demographic factors are analyzed (sex, age, education, marital status and cohabitation). Satisfaction with family life and satisfaction with work is also included in the...
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Authors: Křížková, Alena
Postavení českých žen na trhu práce, ženy v řídících pozicích a vztah rodiny a práce v jejich životě jsou hlavní témata tohoto dvojčísla čtvrtletníku Gender – rovné příležitosti – výzkum. Problematika genderových nerovností na trhu práce je nejen aktuální z hledi...
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Authors: Křížková, Alena (ed.), Zdeněk Sloboda, Radka Dudová, Hana Maříková
This study looks at the problem of work-life balance at the employee level and at the mechanisms for negotiating policies for working parents directly at the workplace. The research was based on three case studies of engineering companies, comparing the parent companies in German...
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Authors: Hraba, Joseph, Allan L. McCutcheon, Jiří Večerník
Growing gender inequality has been forecasted for post-communist Europe. This study compares trends in women’s and men’s self-reported economic life chances (unemployment and economic security) as well as anti-democratic attitudes with eight national surveys (1990 thr...
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Authors: Křížková, Alena
The sociological study is a qualitative analysis of life conditions and strategies of women in mangerial positions based on a case study of a group of managers at one workplace. the subject of study was the study of strategies aimend at harmonising work and family respo...
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Authors: Křížková, Alena
The article describes areas, where actions to promote gender equality in organisations are needed: professional development, organization of work and the culture of work environment. It deals with a concept of mentoring in management and possibilities to introduce work...
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Authors: Mitchell, Eva
By comparing the Czech and foreign experience, the reviewed work offers a unique insight into the measures and processes aimed to facilitate balancing the work and family responsibilities in multinational corporations. The work is of interest not only for experts and academics bu...
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Na konci srpna, 25.–28. 8. 2015, se bude v Praze konat významná, již 12. mezinárodní sociologická konference Evropské sociologické asociace. Zúčastní se jí rekordní počet 3500 vědců a vědkyň, především z Evropy, ale i z mnoha mimoevropských zemí. Konferenci pořádá Sociologický ús...
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Authors: Kostelecký, Tomáš, Martina Mikeszová
The popular image of Prague is that the city is rich and its citizens earn high salaries and have high living standard. The chapter asks two questions: Do higher average salaries of Prague citizens mean higher purchasing power? Are all citizens of Prague better-off than people li...
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Authors: Formánková, Lenka, Křížková, Alena
In this article we analyze to which extend the flexible working-time arrangements help to combine the caring and working responsibilities and what the consequences of the use of such arrangements in the corporate environment. The case study describes the individual experiences of...
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Authors: Hašková, Hana
The study builds on empirical data on gender roles and their changes in Czech society during last ten years. It points on gender stereotypes in the family and on the labour market prevalent in the society. It also analyses changes of gender roles during the family cycle. 

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