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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
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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...
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Authors: Křížková, Alena, Radka Dudová, Hana Hašková, Hana Maříková, Zuzana Uhde (eds.)
The book examines legislative and institutional framings of childcare and its gendered impacts in the Czech Republic in the context of current policies of care in other European countries. The aim is to introduce results of analyses of empirical data on childcare to public debate...
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Authors: Křížková, Alena, Radka Dudová, Hana Hašková
This study analyse the strategies of the different actors involved at various levels of society: families, individuals (women and men), the companies and organisations that use the given policies, and the conditions and opportunities for combining work and family. In part this re...
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Authors: Čadová, Naděžda, Miloš Paleček (eds.)
This publication introduces readers to the concept of ´quality of work life´, its relationship to the quality of life in general, and various perspectives on and interpretations of these categories. The main part of the publication is an analysis of the results of an...
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Authors: Sunega, Petr, Martin Lux, Martina Mikeszová
The study includes comparison of migration levels among selected EU-27 countries, analysis of regional differences in the level of internal migration in the CR, overview of selected theories explaining the relationship between housing conditions and labour migration, results of e...
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Authors: Vinopal, Jiří
Die methodologisch ausgerichtete Abhandlung befasst sich mit dem Bereich der empirischen Untersuchung der Qualität des Arbeitslebens. Sie stellt den theoretischen Hintergrund, die Entwicklung und Nutzungsmöglichkeiten eines Untersuchungsinstruments zur Messung der subjektiv wahrg...
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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...
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Authors: Mysíková, Martina
The text describes labour market statistics and several research projects carried out by the Czech Statistical Office. This chapter concentrates on Czech surveys, organized as a part of larger European research projects, like European Union Statistics on Income and Living Conditi...
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Authors: Dudová, Radka, Marta Vohlídalová
The chapter is dealing with two phenomenons that characterise contemporary labour markets: the increasing flexibility of work conditions and labour markets, and the marginalisation of specific groups on the labour market. It analyses theoreticaly those phenomenons and reflects it...
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Authors: Tuček, Milan
Political, demographic, social geographic, branch, proffession, economic and cultural changes in the Czech Republic and its mutual relations. Class organisation, stratification, egalitarian levelling of Czech Society after more than ten years of transformation. Life trajectories...
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Authors: Hašková, Hana
What factors influence fertility plans of young childless men and women? Opportunities to engage in other activities than parenting and the change of ideal age for entering parenthood legitimate postponement of childbearing. Postponement of childbearing becomes a factor promoting...
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Authors: Večerník, Jiří
The project The Adjustment of the Czech Labour Force: Changing Job Structures, Wage Disparities and Work Orientations aimed to use various data sources to describe changes in the field in the last decade. Studies on various topics are collected to provide a multidimensional pictu...
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Authors: Hašková, Hana, 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
In the article, issues relating to the socio-political measures aimed at increasing flexibility in managing the relationship between the spheres of work and family on the individual level of life strategies are examined within the framework of the gender theories of organisation....
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Authors: Dudová, Radka, Tomášek, Marcel
The article presents the findings of qualitative research of work conditions in the hypermarket chains in the Czech Republic. It reveals the negative forms of flexibility and different forms of abuse of the labour force, and it shows the gendered dimensions of those phenomena. On...
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Authors: Kuchařová, Věra, Sylva Höhne, Olga Nešporová, Kamila Svobodová, Anna Šťastná
This chapter offers a basic outline of the economic development in the Czech Republic, of situation on the labour market and of social and professional structure of the Czech society in the period since the end of the Second World War to the present years. It also deals with the...
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Authors: Kolářová, Marta
The books addresses gender aspects of globalization and anti-globalization movement globálky and in the Czech Republic. It focuses on a question where the anti-globalization critique meets the feminist critique of globalization. The text presents feminist critique of globalizatio...
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Authors: Bierzová, Jana
The chapter is based on a qualitative study of professionals working from home using new technologies of communication. It reveals the positives and the negatives that this type of work brings for different people depending on their gender and family situation. 

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