Entered keyword "transformation" yielded 28 results.
Authors: Illner, Michal, Andrle, Alois
Authors: Mansfeldová, Zdenka, Petra Rakušanová
Authors: Rakušanová, Petra
The article provides analysis of the gradual institutionalization of the committees of the Czech Parliament between 1993 and 1999 and shows that in the committees, gradual expert and political professionalization of the deputies occurs ů deputies acquire a new type of supra-secto...
Authors: Mansfeldová, Z., P. Guasti
Authors: Mansfeldová, Zdenka, Wolfgang Merkel, Petra Rakušanová
Authors: Machonin, Pavel, Milan Tuček
The article represents a continuation of the study Social Stratification in Czechoslovakia 1991 published in Sociologický časopis No. 5/1992. It is also based on the social transformation survey from October, 1991. In the first part, some cross-tabulations are presented. They dem...
Authors: Tuček, Milan, Lumír Gatnar
The book is a new, original re-elaboration of the problems discussed in the course of the international symposium in Prague, May 2001. It represents a critical reflection of the present state of postsocialist transformation in Central Europe facing the new challenges of moderniza...
Authors: Linek, Lukáš, Zdenka Mansfeldová
The sudden collapse of communism stimulated both the rapid emergence of fledgling democracies and scholarly attention to the post-communist transition. These newly democratized parliaments have been described as "parliaments in adolescence".This book identifies six parl...
Authors: Matějů, Petr, Klára Vlachová (eds.)
This mongrph is a result of the research, which took lace between 1991 and 1998and was focused primarily on pure sociological problems, concerning objectiveand subjective views on social stratification in the Czech Republic. It dealswith the development of social-economic status,...
Authors: Sedláčková, Markéta
The article analyzes the democratization process in the Czech Republic in the last twenty years from a perspective of symbiosis between trust and democratic system. We focus on the area of civic participation, citizen’s attitudes toward democratic system (legitimacy) and tr...
Authors: Hudeček, Jaroslav, Zdenka Mansfeldová
The department of Political Sociology focuses on the systematic study of the basic processes in the democratic political system of the Czech Republic and some of its bodies. Attention is also paid to the social changes in contemporary Czech society, the nature and determinants of...
Head of department: PhDr. Zdenka Mansfeldová, CSc.
Authors: Nešpor, Zdeněk R.
Authors: Guasti, Petra, Jessie Hronešová, Zdenka Mansfeldová (eds.)
As an outcome of a five-year international research project “RECON – Reconstituting democracy in Europe”, this volume presents country case studies of Central and East European countries and comparative findings from research on the transformation of collective...
Authors: Machonin, Pavel, Milan Tuček, Petr Hartoš, Martin Nekola
The first part of the study looks at various theoretical approaches encompassed with the concept of elites in sociology and at various techniques used to study elites. The second part presents a factual analysis of the development of political and economic elites over the past fi...
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
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...
Authors: Hampl, Stanislav, Jiří Vinopal, Jiří Šubrt
9. 10. 2014
Institute of Sociology of the Czech Academy of Sciences would like to invite you for Thursday seminar with PELIN AYAN MUSIL (Department of Politics, Anglo-American University) and MAREK HUDÍK (Center for Theoretical Studies, Charles University) and their topic
16. 10. 2014
Institute of Sociology of the Czech Academy of Sciences would like to invite you for Thursday seminar with LYUBA SPASOVÁ from Bulgarian Academy of Sciences who will present her paper