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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
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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...
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Authors: Fialová, Ludmila, Dana Hamplová, Milan Kučera, Simona Vymětalová
The book is based on an empirical survey "Young Genderation 1997" concerning attitudes towards the family, parenthood and partnership of young single people between 18-30 years of age. Besides the attitudestowards marriage, parenthood and ideal anad expected number of c...
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Authors: Hamplová, Dana
Chapter examines data sources of family research. The overview is limited to studies carried out in the last decade and those for which data are publicly available. The author provides an overview of relevant surveys and statistics on families, as well as information about where...
Publikace
Authors: Hamplová, Dana
The book is based on an empirical survey "Young Genderation 1997" concerning attitudes towards the family, parenthood and partnership of young single people between 18-30 years of age. Besides the attitudestowards marriage, parenthood and ideal anad expected number of c...
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Authors: Sedláčková, Markéta
In the traditional society trust used to be rooted in the family background, it formed a part of private sphere. In the opposite the modern democratic society requests from people not only trust to family member, but also another type of trust in other unknown people, as citizens...
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Authors: Chaloupková, Jana
This chapter focuses on attitudes towards marriage and unmarried cohabitation of Czechs and their actual family behavior. Firstly, it answers the question if unmarried cohabitations are becoming more popular and who prefer it. Can we explain an increase of non-marital fertility b...
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Authors: Řeháková, Blanka
This paper deals with social contacts and social support among parents and children, among siblings and also among secondary kins. The data for this study come from the survey Social Networks (ISSP 2001).  
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Authors: Maříková, Hana, Vohlídalová, Marta
The paper focuses on the differences between marriage and unmarried cohabitations in the terms of their stability. We study the impact of various factors on the stability of marriages and unmarried cohabitations taking into account the different socio-demographic indicators. The...
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Authors: Nešporová, Olga
The volume provides sociological interpretation of policie and institutions in the period of Czech transformation and accession of the Czech Republic to the European Union, as well as involved value backgrounds. 
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Authors: Vohlídalová, Marta
The paper focus on two main questions: (i) who is the initiator of divorces and what socio ‑demographic and life‑cycle characteristics determine whether the man or the woman files for a divorce; and (ii) what are the individual reasons and motives that lead to the breakup of...
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Authors: Nešporová, Olga
For every individual childhood and the years spent growing up are an important period in life, a period when a person usually has very close ties to his/her parents, when parents make decisions on behalf of their children, provide them with an adequate living environment, and tea...
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Authors: Hašková, Hana
This volume looks at the risks affecting the private life of individuals, risks that have been ushered in by changes in the labour market, and it examines whether the shape of the family is changing in the Czech Republic and what groups are most affected by and who most at risk f...
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Authors: Vohlídalová, Marta
This Article is a review of the book of Ulrich Beck and Elizabeth Beck-Gernsheim „The Normal Chaos of Love“ published in 1995 by Cambridge Polity Press. 
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Authors: Hašková, Hana, Rabušic, Ladislav
In the 90´s, marriage rate dropped in the Czech Republic. Based on representative surveys of Czech population from 2005, we analyze reasons behind such behaviour and test Hoffmann-Nowotny’s hypothesis claiming that low first marriage rate is driven by low fertility ra...
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Authors: Hana Hašková (ed.), Marta Vohlídalová, Hana Maříková, Radka Dudová, Zuzana Uhde, Alena Křížková, Lenka Formánková
The book is innovative in applying both, quantitative and qualitative life-course research methodology. The authors analyse the transformation of partner and family arrangements and identify problems connected with achieving a work-life balance in Czech society. The book explains...
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Authors: Tabery, Paulína
The study presents a qualitative analysis of texts on family, partnership, and working life published in men’s and women’s magazines. The objective of the analysis is to examine how family, partnership, and working life are represented in these media.
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Authors: Hamplová, Dana
Text studies life satisfaction and happiness of Czech men and women. It works with ISSP 2002 data. Basic socio-demographic factors are analyzed (sex, age, education, marital status and cohabitation). Satisfaction with family life and satisfaction with work is also included in the...
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Authors: Chaloupková, Jana
The book concentrates on the non-marital fertility in the Czech Republic since 1989. After the description of demographic development, chapters ask following questions. What are attitudes towards out-of-wedlock childbearing? To what extend live unmarried mothers alone? What is th...
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Authors: Hamplová, Dana
The text focuses on the relationship between life satisfaction and marital status in 4 central European countries. While it confirms the positive effect of marriage on life satisfaction but it does not support a hypothesis that the effect of marital status will be mediate by the...

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