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Authors: Tuček, Milan
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: Červenka, Jan
The paper contains a brief analysis of economic and social development in the Czech Republic after 1989 in relation to living standard.
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Authors: Hraba, Joseph, Allan L. McCutcheon, Jiří Večerník
Growing gender inequality has been forecasted for post-communist Europe. This study compares trends in women’s and men’s self-reported economic life chances (unemployment and economic security) as well as anti-democratic attitudes with eight national surveys (1990 thr...
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Authors: Kuchařová, Věra, Pavel Bareš, Daniela Bruthansová, Sylva Höhne, Věra Jeřábková, Miriam Kotrusová, Tomáš Kozelský, Renata Kyzlinková, Markéta Nekolová, Olga Nešporová, Helena Vychová, Kamila Svobodová, Anna Šťastná
 The monograph examines topics relevant to the concept of family policy for the capital city of Prague and contains facts and ideas addressing specifically identified problem areas based on a large amount of currently available data. The study is divided into six thematic pa...
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Authors: Lorencová, Radmila
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: Večerník, Jiří, Mysíková, Martina
We use the national and international data from EU-SILC survey to compare different indicators of poverty; to compare this data source with administrative data; to compare the time of remaining in poverty according to various indicators; to compare the situation in the Czech Repu...
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Authors: Lux, Martin, František Kuda (eds.)
The book presents the results of analyses of trends in regional differences both in affordability and availability of housing and their causes in between 2000 and 2006 in the Czech Republic. The housing affordability analysis uses new original methodology of measurement. In the f...
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Authors: Červenka, Jan
Using empirical data this paper shows that high expectations and support for transformation in the Czech republic persisted despite the initial fall in living standards. Economic and political crisis of 1997-1998 meant a turning point, however. String of several bank bankruptcies...
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Authors: Šimon, Martin
This paper presents an overview of past and current debates over the conceptualization of migration into rural areas – counterurbanization. First, it starts with the history of the term itself leading us from its original use to contemporary plurality of its meanings. The k...
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Authors: Večerník, Jiří, Mysíková, Martina
This article contributes to the debate about the impact of the transition on subjective well-being. After reviewing the relevant literature the authors draw on the surveys of the European Values Study of 1991, 1999 and 2008 to describe the trends in life satisfaction in 13 Wester...
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Authors: Večerník, J., M. Mysíková
Využíváme národních a mezinárodních dat šetření EU-SILC:•k porovnání různých ukazatelů chudoby;•k porovnání dat tohoto šetření s administrativními zdroji;•k porovnání doby setrvání v chudobě podle jednotlivých ukazatelů;•k porovnání situace v České republice s...
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Authors: Mysíková, Martina
This paper uses the national EU-SILC 2013 data to analyse the impact of the distribution of personal income between partners on reported financial well-being of couples in the Czech Republic. It focuses on partners in two life stages: couples raising children and couples with emp...
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Authors: Večerník, Jiří (ed.)
Kamila Fialová, Dana Hamplová, Martina Mysíková, Zdeněk R. Nešpor, Jiří Večerník (editor). Work, Values, Well-being. Czech Reality in a European Context. Prague, Institute of Sociology, Czech Academy of Sciences, 2016, 416 p.The book describes the fields of work and family in the...
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Authors: Mysíková, Martina, Večerník, Jiří, Želinský, Tomáš
While poverty has long been a phenomenon closely related to the life cycle of family, in recent decades is increasingly dependent on the economic participation of household members. In addition, this change in post-communist countries is associated with the economic and social tr...
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Authors: Šimon, Martin
Urban-rural research in post-socialist countries has focused on urban transformation, the impact of international migration and the spread of suburbanisation; little attention has been paid to counterurban migration. The aim of this article is to propose a typology of counterurba...
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Authors: Kostelecký, Tomáš, Josef Bernard
A role of social capital and of its individual dimensions working at overcoming the impacts of economic crises is analysed. Study focuses on a detailed analysis of the inhabitants of the Kraj Vysočina with a supposed high level of social capital, and of Ustecky kraj with a suppos...
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Authors: Bernard, Josef, Daniel Čermák, Tomáš Kostelecký, Renáta Mikešová, Zdenka Vajdová
Cílem publikace je analýza role sociálního kapitálu a jeho jednotlivých složek při překonávání důsledků ekonomické krize obyvatelstvem. Text se soustředí na detailní analýzu obyvatelstva Kraje Vysočina, v němž se předpokládá vysoká úroveň sociálního kapitálu, a Ústeckého kraje, s...
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Authors: Mikeszová, Martina, Petr Sunega, Tomáš Kostelecký, Martin Lux, Jan Sládek
The policy paper deals with impacts of economic crisis and identifies households endangered by financial inaffordability, mainly due to unemployment reasons. After reviewing various international policies dealing with this problem, the authors propose two policies – the pro...