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Authors: Machonin, Pavel, Jan Červenka, Lumír Gatnar, Pavel Kuchař, Karel Müller, Milan Tuček
The paper, which is based on statistical and sociological data, recounts development and changes in the Czech Republic during the period of post-communist transformation.
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Authors: Nešpor, Zdeněk R.
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: Sobotka, Tomáš, Anna Šťastná, Kryštof Zeman, Dana Hamplová, Vladimíra Kantorová
A profound transformation of family and fertility patterns has taken place in the Czech Republic after 1989. The rapidity of observed changes can be explained as the outcome of a simultaneous occurrence of several factors, especially the emergence of new opportunities competing w...
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Authors: Nešpor, Zdeněk R.
The paper describes outcomes of a qualitative research in Czech agricultural firms and their transformation strategies after 1989. The author identifies main problems of Czech agriculture from a viewpoint of economic sociology and antropology. 
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Authors: Mansfeldová, Zdenka, Petra Rakušanová
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Authors: Večerník, Jiří
Transformation cannot be completed unless markets hit not only formal, but also substantive aspect of economy. It involves economic institutions (first of all private ownership), economic behavior (based on confidence and other traditional values) and economic actors (especially...
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Authors: Mansfeldová, Zdenka, Wolfgang Merkel, Petra Rakušanová
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Authors: Tuček, Milan a kol.
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...
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Authors: Matějů Petr, Blanka Řeháková, Natalie Simonová
The paper addresses the development of higher education in the Czech Republic after 1989. Using a loglinear analysis the authors modelled the influence of social origin on the chances of making a successful transition between secondary and tertiary education in the years between...
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Authors: Šimon, Martin, Mikešová, Renata, Eds.
The book presents an introductory information about demographic change in Central Europe. It is particularly targeted at practicioners and policy makers at local and regional level who deal with impacts of changing populations in their work. It presents an overview of population...
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Authors: Rakušanová, Petra
The core objective of this dissertation is to answer a question: What is the character of civil society in the Czech Republic in the context of Central Europe?. The author analyzes the role, character, financing and classification of Czech civil society, including a description o...
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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...
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Authors: Večerník, Jiří
In the article, fates of the middle class in Czech society and its reflection in Czech sociology are briefly overviewed. The first part is devoted to the interwar Czechoslovakia which was reflected as a middle-class society. The second part depicts suppression of the entrepreneur...
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Authors: Sunega, Petr, Martin Lux
First, the article sets out to determine whether significant differentiation of housing consumption occurred and social stratification became linked to stratification by housing consumption. Second, in relation to these findings on stratification, Czech households were segmented...
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Authors: Lux, Martin
The chapter describes and evaluates the changes in housing tenures in post-socialist transition states – especially for rental and owner-occupied housing.
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Authors: Křížková, A., L. Formánková, M. Vohlídalová
This paper investigates how structural changes in Czech society brought about by the transition from the centrally planned state-socialist regime towards market-based capitalism, which impacts individual opportunities and choices. The intersectional approach and concept of social...
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Authors: Šafr, Jiří
The first part of the book brings the description of the concept of culture, the overview of legislation, analyses of conceptual and strategic documents related to culture, analyses of available data about the culture infrastructure and an overview of available financial sources...
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Authors: Červenka, Jan
Using empirical data drawn for the most part from research in the project of the Institute of Sociology AV ČR entitled 'Ten Years of Societal Transformation in the Czech and Slovak Republics', this essay attempts to trace the priorities of public opinion and identify pote...
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Authors: Sedláčková, Markéta
The book analyses theoretically as well as empirically the role of different types of trust in democratization in post-communist Europe after the fall of Soviet bloc. The volume represents a multidisciplinary approach: psychology, sociology, political science, history and economi...
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Authors: Večerník, Jiří
The article presents evidence on the development and patterns of self-employment in four CEE countries. In reference to completed research, the author points out the specific features of the development of these categories in the communist and market regimes. Next, he shows in mo...

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