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Authors: Soukupová, Eva
The article discusses the policies concerning the institution of maternity leave in several European countries. Discussed are primarily the length and conditions of maternity leave and the amount of compensation paid through the maternity benefit. The outcome is a scale of all th...
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Authors: Vohlídalová, Marta, Formánková, Lenka
The findings reveal the ambivalent nature of part-time work in the Czech Republic. On one hand, part-time contracts are used in terms of positive flexibility – as a tool for women to combine working life with care for small children. On the other hand, the results show, tha...
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Authors: Lux, Martin, Kostelecký, Tomáš, Mikeszová, Martina, Sunega, Petr
This article deals first with the relative affordability of owner-occupied housing in Prague compared to the situation in the Czech Republic in general. The relative position of Prague in this region is then assessed in a cross-national comparison and determined to be specific. T...
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Authors: Fialová, Kamila, Martina Mysíková
This paper aims to quantify the impact of the minimum wage on labor market performance in the Czech Republic. Using regional data for 1995–2004, it estimates the effect of the minimum wage adjusted for the regional wage differential on regional unemployment. Consequently, u...
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Authors: Lux, Martin, Petr Sunega, Martina Mikeszová, Jiří Večerník, František Matyáš
The study presents results of selected theoretical and empirical studies of international housing research focused on relationships between labour market (labour oriented migration) and housing market. Additionally the study aims to analyse the total household migration flows and...
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Authors: Nešporová, Olga, Kamila Svobodová, Lucie Vidovićová
The text gives an overview of the current situation in the field of social services for older people with an emphasis on the fragile elderly provided by nongovernmental, not-for-profit bodies. The report has three main parts linked by the concept of needs. The first part of the r...
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Authors: Nešpor, Zdeněk R.
The paper analyses character and sources of contemporary best selling spiritual literature and its readership in the Czech Republic. It also provides a case study of a Prague spiritual bookshop and its comparison with five other Czech spiritual outlets and the outcomes of similar...
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Authors: Brokl, Lubomír, Adéla Seidlová, Josef Bečvář, Petra Rakušanová
A research work "Attitudes of citizens towards the politics" was carried out in May1968 for an "Interdisciplinary research team "Development of Democracy andPolitican System...". Its task was to identify political orientation of citizens (sample of 3600 r...
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Authors: Uhde, Zuzana
The article is a review of collection of articles edited by Arlie R. Hochschild and Barbara Ehrenreich. They presented in this book set of articles dealing with the transformation of social organization of care in the context of globalization, feminization of migration and global...
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Authors: Kostelecký, Tomáš, Daniel Čermák
Aktualita
Ředitel ústavu ve 168 komentuje fenomén mamánků, 50% mužů ve věku 25 - 29 let žije u svých rodičů.
Akce
10. 12. 2015
Sociologický ústav AV ČR, v.v.i., si Vás dovoluje pozvat na čtvrteční seminář, kde vystoupí JIŘÍ VEČERNÍK a MARTINA MYSÍKOVÁ ze Sociologického ústavu AV ČR s přednáškou
Aktualita
Časopis Naše společnost je odborným periodikem Centra pro výzkum veřejného mínění, které vydává Sociologický ústav AV ČR, v.v.i. od roku 2003. Počínaje rokem 2007 je časopis recenzovaný.
Projekt
The project examines voting behaviour in elections to the Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic. The main objective is to analyse patterns of voting behaviour, the causes and consequences of the varying and generally very low voter participation, and the impact of low pa...
Project duration: 2007 - 2009
Projekt
An international comparative quantitative survey was conducted as a part of the project. The project also examines legal norms and definitions of the excercise of civil and political rights today and historically, describes the fromation of a political identity, explores basic re...
Project duration: 2003 - 2005
Projekt
A vast number of studies conducted by the OECD and World Bank has well-documented that those countries reforming their educational systems and eliminating a variety of socio-economic barriers causing inequal access to education are today world leaders in competitiveness and econo...
Project duration: 2003 - 2008

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