Authors: Nešporová, Olga
The paper introduces the specific features of contemporary last rites in the CR. The history of cremation and the introduction of the civil funeral ceremony during the communist era are briefly mentioned since the author is convinced that current death rituals as practised by the...
Authors: Nešpor, Zdeněk R.
Paper provides comparative analysis of contemporary Czech religiosity with respekt to the late modern religious processes in Western Europe; existence of an implicit religion and functional equivalents of religion is also taken into account.
Authors: Nešpor, Zdeněk R.
This paper attempts to fulfil such a lack of knowledge; the subject is analyzed with special respect to the value based on culture, symbolic representations and socio-economic institutions. Due to the lack of empirical research, except for quantitative surveys and censuses, the a...
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
Authors: Nešpor, Zdeněk R.
Critical evaluation of P. L. Berger´s contribution to the sociology of religion, globalization and theory of civic society.
ESA 2015
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...
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
1. 11. 2014 - 14. 11. 2014
Týden vědy a techniky AV ČR
Sociologický ústav na letošním Týdnu vědy a techniky AV ČR nabídne nabídne řadu tématických přednášek našich vědkyň a vědců. Tématem letošního ročníku TVT je Dotkni se vědy. Akce proběhne ve dnech 1.–15. 11. 2014.