Quantification of lifelong economic impacts of motherhood on women and identification of their causes will lead to revision of relevant public policies and employer practices. Recommendations will be targeted at decision-makers and the public with the goal of minimalizing these n...
Project duration: 2014 - 2016
The aim of the research project is to analyze all types of factors influencing the implementation of flexible working arrangements in the Czech Republic. In the analysis we research the flexible working arrangements in the international comparative perspective. We have chosen 5...
Project duration: 2011 - 2012
The Gender & Sociology Research Department is the key research institution  in the Czech Republic specialising in gender studies and feminist theory and methodology. The department publishes the transdisciplinary journal Gender and Research devoted to gender studies and femin...
Head of department: PhDr. Alena Křížková, Ph.D.
The main objective of this department is the systematic research of values and attitudes, their continuity and changes, and their relationship to the way in which people behave. The department’s research aim is founded on the assumption that deeply rooted human values and attitud...
Head of department: Mgr. Klára Plecitá, Ph.D.
Authors: Kostelecký, Tomáš, Jana Vobecká
The article examined relations between statistic housing financial affordability and demographic behavior in regions of the Czech Republic. The conducted analyses proved that the lower is housing affordability in region the higher is the average age of mothers and the lower is th...
Sociologický ústav AV ČR, v.v.i., Centrum pro výzkum veřejného mínění, Jilská 1, 110 00 Praha 1, tel./fax: +420 286 840 129, +420 210 310 591
This project is the first one in Czechia to bring an up-to-date and robust evidence on the key controversial issue of home birth. Attempts to delegalize home birth have recently multiplied and characterize this choice as a threat to the infant’s safety, and as evidence of mothers...
Project duration: 2018 - 2020
26. 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.
6. 11. 2017 - 10. 11. 2017
Sociologický ústav na letošním Týdnu vědy a techniky AV ČR nabízí řadu tématických přednášek našich vědkyň a vědců. Tématy letošního ročníku jsou: Potraviny budoucnosti, Superlasery, Medicína, Nanotechnologie, Robotika a umělá inteligence. Spolu se studenty a studentkami středníc...