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Authors: Radimská, Radka
Pierre Bourdieu, the living legend of French sociological theory, died. His "grand theory" strives to answer almost all the key sociological questions of the 20 century: the question of power and dominance, social reproduction, symbolic violence, cultural practices, soc...
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Authors: Nešpor, Zdeněk R.
The paper analyses sociological work of the czech politician Jan Sramek. It contextualises this work with the development of Czech sociology of religion and religious sociology before 1948
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Authors: Nespor, Zdeněk R., Veronika Knotková
This article describes the life and work of an important Czech sociologist of the interwar period, Emanuel Chalupný (1879–1958). Even from a mere outline of his life one clearly sees that he was a highly controversial, tenacious, even disagreeable figure, who had no intenti...
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Authors: Nešpor, Zdeněk R.
The author analyzes development of the sociology of religion in the second half of the 20th century upto the present with special attention paid to various European sociologies. He maintains that "behind" the two grand paradigms – i.e. secularization and RTC...
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Authors: Nešpor, Zdeněk R.
Almost two decades have passed since the fall of the Communist regime and the religious and ecclesiastical history of the Czech Lands in the second half of the 20th century have not yet been adequately documented. Thus, the author reviewing Balík and Hanuš’s synth...
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Authors: Nešpor, Zdeněk R.
The review article that analyses three recent contributions to the sociology of religion written by European scholars and provides general overview on various versions of European scientific approaches towards religion, also in comparison with the state of the art of American soc...
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Authors: Nešpor, Zdeněk R.
The author analyses two different traditions of Czech sociology of religion in the pre-WWII times, the äprofane' sociology of religions flunder by T. G. Masaryk, and Catholic religious sociology. He tries to re-think their legacies and their theoretical backgrounds that are s...
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Authors: Nešpor, Zdeněk R.
The paper analyses development of Czech sociology of religion (officially part of the scientific atheism) in the period of communism, which the author divides into three different stages. Although the main view is critical, certain Marxian authors contributed importantly to scien...
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Authors: Nešpor, Zdeněk R.
Critical evaluation of P. L. Berger´s contribution to the sociology of religion, globalization and theory of civic society.