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The Sociological Library is a modern specialised library, which is intended to serve the needs of researchers, students, and the wider academic community. Library collection contains just about 25 thousand volumes. All items are available for use in the library study hall and abo...
Head of department: Mgr. Nela Hesová
Aktualita
ESA 2015
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...
Akce
13. 2. 2014 - 14. 2. 2014
Všichni účastníci budou mít možnost představit svůj aktuální výzkum nebo práci a diskutovat se svými kolegy nejen z České republiky, ale i ze zahraničí z různých odborných oblastí. Ačkoli konference je primárně zaměřena na studenty doktorského studia demografie, všichni mladí (ne...
Oddělení
The Public Opinion Research Centre (CVVM) conducts regular omnibus surveys focusing on observing the developments and changes in public opinion. These public opinion surveys regularly include questions on political, economic, and other social topics. The department also addresses...
Head of department: Mgr. et Mgr. Paulína Tabery
Publikace
Authors: Krejčí, Jindřich
The purpose of the study is to familiarise readers with the issue of how results of social sample surveys are applied in a democratic society, and to provide an overview of Czech surveys, their types and methodology, and make a critical assessment of Czech survey research in comp...
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Authors: Krejčí, Jindřich
The chapter provides an introduction into several problematic issues concerned organisation of public opinion polls and publication of their results in media.
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Authors: Krejčí, Jindřich
The book has following major objectives: (1) to provide an overview of the criteria of quality considered desirable in sample surveys; (2) to evaluate the survey climate in the Czech Republic; and (3) to perform an in-depth analysis of two key topics: the nonresponse problem in s...
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Authors: Škodová, Markéta (ed.)
The volume contains papers presented at the international Czecho-Slovak Sociology Days, a conference held 10-12 May 2004 in Prague and jointly organised by the Institute of Sociology of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, the Institute of Sociology of the Slovak Academ...
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Authors: Vinopal, Jiří
The paper acquitants with methodological form of current public opinion polling in the Czech republic, that almost solely uses some variation of aplication of standardized questionnaire.Inspired by the CASM (cognitiveaspects of survey methodology), the author tries to demonstrate...
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Authors: Vinopal, Jiří
The Chapter summarizes methodological aspects of the project of quality of working life research that was realized in cooperation of Institute of sociology and Occupational Safety Research Institute in 2006. It outlines a long-term conception of building the indicator of subjecti...
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Authors: Vinopal, Jiří
The methodological focus of this article is the empirical study of thequality of working life and a description of a population survey instrumentdeveloped by the author called the ‘subjective quality of working life indicator’(SQWLI). The introduction contains a summa...
Publikace
Authors: Linková, Marcela
The article is a review of a publication by M. Lamont How Professors Think. Inside the Curious World of Academic Judgement, which concentrates on analysis the peer review system in social sciences and humanities (to be concrete on anthropology, economics, English literature, hist...
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Authors: Vinopal, Jiří
The article addresses two modalities of public opinion. Firstly it describes basic character of public opinion as a social phenomenon, especially its historical development and theoretical reflections. Secondly it elaborates the public opinion in terms of attitudes of citizens, w...
Publikace
Authors: Vávra, Martin, Tomáš Čížek
The chapter focuses on the special role of social science data archives in the domain of social science research. Authors describe which data and metadata are archived and under what conditions they are provided to users for secondary data analysis. The description of archiving s...
Publikace
Authors: Dvořák, Tomáš, Jan Sládek, Petr Sunega, Tomáš Katrňák
Key research question of the chapter is whether and to what extent were social inequalities in housing affordability increasing or decreasing among different social groups of households in the period 1991-2009. Authors used innovative methodological approaches to answer the key r...
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Authors: Růžička, Michal, Vašát, Petr
The authors argue that the work of Pierre Bourdieu (1903–2002) can be understood as composing of three pillars: (1) ‘ epistemologization’of social science, (2) attempt to overcome classical philosophical dualisms of Western thought, and (3) integration of scient...
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Authors: Vávra, Martin, Yana Leontiyeva
Chapter introduces the problem of data comparability with a special focus on international surveys. The issue of standardization is regarded primarily as a standardization of variables in resulting data files. The authors discuss the principles and techniques of variable standard...
Publikace
Authors: Toš, N., K.H. Müller, Z. Fábián, J. Krejčí, M. Zielinski (eds.)
The aim of the book is twofold, (1) to provide a comparative summaries on Central and Eastern Europe focused on a variety of topics, ranging from work flexibility to the role of women, (2) to present new ways for comparative research, one with help of new visualisation tools and...
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Authors: Uhde, Zuzana
he article is a review of the volume published by the collective of authors of Institute for Social Research in Frankfurt am Main which focuses under the direction of Axel Honneth on the theory of paradoxical development of capitalist modernization. 

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