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Authors: Zoltan Dorogi, Matthias Gather, Jolanta Perek-Białas, Francesca S. Rota, Katarzyna Tarnawska, Michal Tomčík, Martin Šimon
Demographic change is one of the most important challenges for economically, socially and environmentally sustainable development in many regions of Central Europe. Population losses due to low fertility rates, migration and population ageing have already been experienc...
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Authors: Skovajsa, Marek
The volume provides sociological interpretation of policie and institutions in the period of Czech transformation and accession of the Czech Republic to the European Union, as well as involved value bacgrounds.
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Authors: Sedláčková, Markéta
The artical verifies interconnectedness between interpersonal trust and trust in political institutions (Rose, Mishler), using survey data from Czech republic (Aktér 2001). The results demonstrate that while trust in institutions is strongly connected to the democratic system, in...
Projekt
The "structural change" component of the project aims to implement cultural and institutional change at the Institute of Chemical Technology Prague (ICT).  The ICT is a higher education institution with a highly developed international cooperation and successful in European resea...
Project duration: 2014 - 2017
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Authors: Blum, S., L. Formánková, I. Dobrotič
The economic crisis has significantly challenged national welfare states and has often led to retrenchment. The question arises how countries have reacted to the crisis in the area of family policy – not directly connected to rising unemployment and also not as demanding fo...
Projekt
RECON seeks to clarify whether democracy is possible under conditions of pluralism, diversity and complex multilevel governance. This includes taking proper heed of the challenges to democracy at EU and national levels. RECON spells out three different models for democratic recon...
Project duration: 2007 - 2011
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Authors: Večerník, Jiří
In the contribution, we have compiled a comprehensive (but probably not exhaustive) overview of the main undertakings that are in some way oriented towards social reporting. In individual sections, the production of the following institutions and/or in the following areas is desc...
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Authors: Linek, Lukáš, Karel Čada, Jiří Kabele
The aim of the study was to reveal the degree to which government legislative planning fulfilled the following coordinative tasks: distributing legislative tasks and establishing a timetable for their completion; balancing political interests and transforming the legal code durin...
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Authors: Mitchell, Eva
The article discusses in detail policies of maternity leave in several European countries. The prime focus is on the length and conditions of maternity leave and the amount of compensation paid through the maternity benefit. The outcome is a scale of all the countries based on a...
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Authors: Mansfeldová, Zdenka, Barbora Špicarová Stašková
The article examines the perception of national and European identities from the viewpoint of political and economic elite. It examines the components of both identities, the relationship between national and European identities. The study is based on quantitative survey and comp...
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Authors: Večerník, Jiří, Mysíková, Martina
This article contributes to the debate about the impact of the transition to subjective well-being. After reviewing the relevant literature the authors draw on the surveys of the European Values Study between 1991 and 2008 to describe the trends in life satisfaction in 13 ‘...
Publikace
Authors: Skovajsa, Marek
The volume provides sociological interpretation of policie and institutions in the period of Czech transformation and accession of the Czech Republic to the European Union, as well as involved value bacgrounds.
Publikace
Authors: Linek, Lukáš, Jan Outlý
The paper analyses the candidate selection procedure in political parties before the elections to the European Parliament. It focuses on the four main Czech political parties: ČSSD, KDU-ČSL, KSČM and ODS. Findings from the analysis of written documents are compared with the resul...
Publikace
Authors: Soukupová, Eva
The article discusses in detail policies of maternity leave in several European countries. The prime focus is on the length and conditions of maternity leave and the amount of compensation paid through the maternity benefit. The outcome is a scale of all the countries based on a...
Publikace
Authors: Lux, Martin, Pavla Burdová
The publication analyses the current situation on housing market in the Czech Republic including the discription of changes in housing expenditures of Czechhouseholds during the transition and main social tensions between households living in regulated rental sector and household...
Akce
25. 6. 2015
Sociologický ústav AV ČR, v.v.i., a nakladatelství Academia Vás srdečně zvou na vítání knihy „25 let české demokracie očima veřejnosti“, která vyšla v letošním roce v edici Společnost.
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Authors: Linek, Lukáš, Jan Outlý, Gábor Tóka, Agnes Batory (eds.)
The publication analyses the 2004 European Parliament elections from different angles and contains 15 studies. The book is divided into four parts. The first one is devoted to the analysis of positions of voters and parties, the second one to electoral behaviour, mainly the elect...
Publikace
Authors: Skovajsa, Marek
The volume provides sociological interpretation of policie and institutions in the period of Czech transformation and accession of the Czech Republic to the European Union, as well as involved value bacgrounds.
Publikace
Authors: Linek, Lukáš, Pat Lyons
There has been much scholarly debate over the measurement of party identification and the degree to which closeness to parties is an enduring stable attitude. This research investigates an important puzzle where two post-European election surveys undertaken during June 2004 yield...

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