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The principal goal of this project funded by the Czech Statistical Office was to gather quantitative data in order to improve the methodology employed to estimate the remittances made by migrants. The primary task of the project implemented by the Institute of Sociology, Academy...
Project duration: 2010 - 2011
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De Tocqueville (1835) theorised that the exercise of citizen power in democracies depends fundamentally on both equality and active participation in public affairs. Consequently, political inequality will arise from differences in participation, although formal equality exists. T...
Project duration: 2013 - 2016
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The main objective of this project is to build the Czech node of the Consortium of European Social Science Data Archives (CESSDA); and to ensure Czech participation in the establishment and operation of this European distributed research infrastructure.
Project duration: 2010 - 2015
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The study will contribute to the long-standing social scientific debate over the role of culture and institutions in influencing behaviour by looking at the case of family policies. We will conduct interviews with families in the Czech and Slovak Republic, to ascertain how cultur...
Project duration: 2010 - 2011
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This sociological study of the populations in the neighbouring border regions of Bavaria and Western Bohemia involves research from the perspective of biographic narratives in order to search for differences and similarities in the mentalities of the populations which could be de...
Project duration: 2002 - 2004
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The project offers a comparative perspective of changes in perception of the role of the state and form of responsible governance in the Czech Republic after the financial and economic crisis, which in addition to changing redistributive expectations has increased distrust of gov...
Project duration: 2016 - 2018
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This international comparative research project involving researchers from two accession countries – the Czech Republic and Poland – and American researchers focuses on studying the process of European Union enlargement. The project puts emphasis on examining the ways in which wo...
Project duration: 2001 - 2004
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The project aims to analyze processes of detraditionalization, individualization and privatization of religious values and forms of religious life in contemporary Czech society, including implicit ones and their functional equivalents.
Project duration: 2006 - 2008
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The project is concerned with the integrations of, and conflicts and passages between biomedicine and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM).
Project duration: 2015 - 2017
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Europe is facing huge socio-economic challenges: an economic crisis with a young generation in search of jobs, population ageing potentially straining inclusion and innovation of our societies, climate change with its pressures to redesign energy, transport and housing patterns,...
Project duration: 2015 - 2019
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The project aims to analyse the links between living conditions and their perceptions in Czech, Hungarian, Polish and Slovak households. After the trends in aggregate indicators of socio-economic development are identified, questions will be raised about the degree and character...
Project duration: 2011 - 2013
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Around the world there are various branches of socio-economic research that make work and jobs their focus object of study. This interest has been heightened by the current economic recession, which has increased the risk of unemployment and raises questions about future changes...
Project duration: 2014 - 2016
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Empiricky podložená komplexní sociologicko-politologická analýza naznačeného fenoménu neomezující se např. na deskripci volebních výsledků, změny ve stranickém vedení atd., ale i na historické podhoubí komunistického hnutí v ČR zejména s ohledem na následující problémové okruhy:...
Project duration: 2008 - 2010
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Project of the University of Bremen, Institute Labour and Economy, Coordinator Dr. Jochen Tholen. Project was sponsored by Hans-Böckler-Foundation Düsseldorf and Otto Brenner Foundation Frankfurt/M – Berlin. The objective of the study are the industrial relations at plant/compan...
Project duration: 2003 - 2005
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In the last two decades, there have been major changes in the forms of private (partnership and family) life in the Czech Republic (CR). Several research projects focused on their patterns; we will add a life course perspective to perform their in-depth analysis. The aim is to ex...
Project duration: 2010 - 2013
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Building on a mentoring project for secondary school female students focused on de-stereotyping fields of research, carried out by the National Contact Centre for Women and Science since 2009, the goal of the present project is to create a mentoring scheme for early-career women...
Project duration: 2014 - 2017
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Mansfeldová, Z. (ed.) 2003. Czech Republic: The First Elections in the New Republic, 1992-1996. Analyses, Documents and Data. Serie WZB: Founding Elections in Eastern Europe. Berlin: edition sigma.
Project duration: 1999 - 2002
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The research addresses residential segregation in urban areas with a novel method using individual scalable neighbourhoods. The research examines segregation, mobility, and neighbourhood context shaping spatial behaviour of immigrants. All numerically significant minorities in Cz...
Project duration: 2019 - 2021
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The project focuses on Prague allotments as an empirical example of the changing approach to urban nature and urban planning after the fall of socialism. Allotments represent spaces of affection and care. As urban nature, they are spaces of intense political negotiations. The pro...
Project duration: 2016 - 2018
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Research programme within Strategy AV21 focuses on global conflicts and their local interactions which present important cultural and social challenges in the 21st century. It analyses cultural and social transformations with regard to interactions of global and local dynamics in...
Project duration: 2016 - 2020

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