Authors: Kolářová, Marta
The monograph deals with stratification by means of interaction distances: analyses of Bogardus scale for occupational categories / friendship patterns and in-depth interviews. We pursue 1. homophily (like-me) hypothesis, 2. existence of subjective social class boundaries, 3. ima...
Authors: Stöckelová, Tereza, Garforth, Lisa
Recently there have been pleas for STS to make a difference in how science policies are constructed and enacted. Much less remarked upon is the possibility that there may be troubling alignments between science studies and researc...
Authors: Hašková, Hana, Saxonberg, Steven
The authors combine historical and sociological institutional analysis to show that despite thepolitical and socio-economic transformation in 1990s, the institutional development during andbefore the communist era provides the best explanation for current childcare policies in Ce...
Authors: Schwarzenberger, Astrid (ed.)
The aim of this project was to provide reliable data and information on the real and effective distribution of (teaching-related) costs of higher education. The shares of public and private costs were calculated for students of different socio-economic origin, reflecting social d...
Authors: Kostelecký, Tomáš
This article concerns problems of housing in the Czech Republic and their regional context. The analysis has been realised onthe basis of data excerpted fromnewspapers advertisement and those placed by selected real estate agencie...
Authors: Machonin, Pavel, Milan Tuček
On the basis of three representative surveys conducted in 1984, spring1993 and autumn 1993, the increasing vertical social differentiation of theeconomically active Czech population is analysed and the results of the historicalcomparison are interpreted with reference to the soci...
Authors: Večerník, Jiří
First we focus on the specific phases of the labour market as it developed in the 1990s. Second, we observe the changing composition of the labour force and labour mobility. Third, we examine the vulnerable categories of people. Policies, active labour market policies in particul...
Authors: Hála, Jaroslav, Aleš Kroupa, Jaroslav Kux, Zdenka Mansfeldová, Petra Rakušanová
This contribution attempts to evaluate the possibilities of entry into the EMU considering the background of economical development, the political situation and developments in the systems and capacity of industrial relations in the Czech Republic, and considers the role of the m...
GENDERACTION will create an innovative policy community for the implementation of the gender priority in the European Research Area (ERA) by setting up a network of representatives appointed by national authorities in thirteen Member States and Associated Countries, with five Ass...
Project duration: 2017 - 2021
Šetření se týká postojů veřejnosti ke klimatickým změnám, energetické bezpečnosti a energetickým preferencím a postojů k sociálnímu zabezpečení v měnící se Evropě.
30. 11. 2017
The Institute of Sociology of the Czech Academy of Sciences invites you to the international workshop
25. 9. 2006
Seminář Sociologického ústavu AV ČR se koná 5.10. 2006 v 15 hodin v místnosti č. 207.
Authors: Chaloupková, Jana
The book under review focuses on the situation after partnership dissolution in terms of 1. change in disposable income, 2. female labour market participation, 3. residential mobility, and 4. living conditions. It provides a comprehensive analysis of the economic consequences of...
Authors: Bergman, S., Hašková, Hana, Pulkrábková, Kateřina, Rantalaiho, M., Valiente, C., Uhde, Zuzana
The chapter focuses on the analysis of women´s movements´ claims-making around child-care and their agency in the remakingof the concept of social citizenship. It explores the frames used by women´s movements to articulate and justify their child-care...
Authors: Basl, Josef, Simonová, Natalie
The text gives information about the research visits within “Access to Research Infrastructures Programme“, in the European Centre for Analysis in the Social Sciences (ECASS) at University of Essex in Great Britain. The research visits are supported by European Commun...
Authors: Krejčí, Jindřich
The article presents practical information on the sources of Czech social survey data for both researchers interested in data on Czech society and data professionals interested in the state of the art of data services. Czech survey research was deeply affected by the communist re...
Authors: Císař, Ondřej, Kateřina Vráblíková
The goal of this paper is to analyze the impact the EU has had on Czech women‟s groups since the 1990s. Drawing on both Europeanization and social movement theories, the first section defines the theoretical standpoint of the paper. The second section is focused on the impact of...
Authors: Křížková, Alena, Nagy, B., Mrčela Kanjuo, A.
In this article we compare the models of economic transition that have influenced changes in legislation and employment andsocial policies and have an impact on gender equality in the labour markets of three post-sociali...