Entered keyword "age and ageing" yielded 235 results.
Authors: Křížková, Alena
Authors: Kolářová Marta
The paper examines gender aspects of the alter-globalization movement. Focusing mainly on demonstrations in Prague and Genoa, the research draws on participant observation, interviews with activists, analysis of the alternative media of the movement, and activist and scholarly li...
Authors: Kolářová, Marta
This paper examines gender aspects of tactics of the alter-globalization movement. Focusing mainly on two transnational collective actions in Prague in 2000 and in Genoa in 2001, the research draws on participant observation, interviews with activists and analysis of the movement...
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...
Authors: Hašková, Hana, Dudová, Radka
The article compares the development of policies pertaining to care for preschool children inthe course of the second half of the 20th century in France and in the Czech Republic. It aims atidentifying the key factors that led to the differentiation of the policies and institutio...
Authors: Kolářová, Marta, Karen Kapusta-Pofahl, Hana Hašková
V článku se autorky zabývají tím, jakými způsoby ovlivňují sponzoři fungování českých ženských občanských skupin a organizací. Autorky analyzují vztah mezi organizovanými aktivitami a neformální podporou těchto skupin a organizací v postsocialistické ČR. Ačkoliv dokumentují zvyšu...
Authors: Jurik N. C., A. Křížková, M. Pospíšilová, G. Cavender
Utilising a comparative/doing gender approach and thematic narrative methodology, we examine how copreneurs – romantic business partners – construct business and caring responsibilities. We interviewed male-female partners separately from 12 couples in the Czech Republic (CR) and...
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...
Authors: Pospíšilová, Marie
The article is based on the contemporary trend in entrepreneurship research, which stresses context. We deal primarily with the family embeddedness of entrepreneurship, which is easily studied in the case of copreneurial couples, where the link is the tightest. In our article we...
Authors: Křížková, A., M. Pospíšilová, N. Jurik, G. Cavender
Authors: Krulichová, Eva
Subjective well-being is usually studied with respect to marital and occupational status, income or subjective health. Conversely, research examining the relationship between this phenomenon and crime-related factors is still relatively limited. This study therefore aims to exten...
Authors: Hašková, Hana; Marta Kolářová
Authors: Petr Matějů, Michael L. Smith, Simona Weidnerová, Petra Anýžová
Purpose – Consistent with dual-process models of behaviour, Miles (2015) has shown that Schwartz’ basic values can provide a valuable framework for empirically analysing the role of values and cultural contexts in driving human behaviour. The purpose of this paper is to contribut...
16. 4. 2019
Feminist and gender-focused organizations in both Ukraine and the Czech Republic face increasingly challenging political and cultural contexts. These relate to the growing impact of conservative forces and the “anti-gender” public discourse that is currently influencing political...
8. 4. 2015
The latest research continues to say that girls and women struggle more with confidence than boys and men. Why is this the case? Why is confidence so important in all aspects of our lives? Internationally recognized leadership expert, Dr. Susan R. Madsen, will provide an engaging...
The WS DEBATE project is a Specific Support Action in the EU 7th Framework Programme. Its overall objective of is the stimulation of policy and public debate on the situation and perspectives of women in science, in order to bridge the gap between policy developments and public u...
Project duration: 2006 - 2008
4. 4. 2018
Sociologický ústav AV ČR, v.v.i., a katedra sociologie Institutu sociologických studií FSV UK si Vás dovolují pozvat na jarní cyklus Čtvrtečních sociologických seminářů.
The project "Analýza bariér a strategie podpory rovných příležitostí ve vědě" of our department NKC – gender and science releases new publication: "Academics 2018: Proposals for Measures to Support Equality in Research and Higher Education".
New issue of Gender a výzkum / Gender and Research journal (Volume 19, No. 2) focused on Intersectional perspective in social inequalities research has been published.
Authors: Mysíková, Martina
This paper aims to quantify the basic structure of gender wage gaps in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia, using the EU-SILC 2008 dataset. The structure of the gender wage gap is analyzed based on the Heckman selection model and Oaxaca-Blinder decomposition. The fi...