Authors: Dudová, Radka
The chapter offers an overview of different approaches to the problem of harmonization of work and family, going from the U. Beck´s theory of individualization of the society to contemporary feminist theories.
Authors: Šafr, Jiří, Dalibor Holý
Authors discuss the problem of standardization of measures of social status and social class in international comparative surveys. Apart from presenting occupational scales: occupational prestige SIOPS and socioeconomic status ISEI-08, the authors also discuss in detail the princ...
Authors: Mysíková, Martina
The text describes labour market statistics and several research projects carried out by the Czech Statistical Office. This chapter concentrates on Czech surveys, organized as a part of larger European research projects, like European Union Statistics on Income and Living Conditi...
Authors: Večerník, Jiří, Vladislav Flek
The paper presents various data on employment and unemployment trends, wage developments, and even workers’ opinions and their potential labour market strategies, as reflected in various surveys. In particular, it identifies the existing labour market rigidities and show th...
Authors: Vlachová, Klára (ed.)
In the years 2002 to 2012, Czech society experienced a series of events and changes. Similar events and changes, however, also took place in other European countries. State and development of attitudes, values and behaviour of populations of European countries in connection with...