Entered keyword "urban and rural studies" yielded 11 results.
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
The department focuses on research into the connections between territorially specific factors — local and regional — and processes of social change, including the formation and functioning of socio-spatial configurations, institutional structures, civic participation and the for...
Head of department: Mgr. Josef Bernard, Ph.D.
The department of Political Sociology focuses on the systematic study of the basic processes in the democratic political system of the Czech Republic and some of its bodies. Attention is also paid to the social changes in contemporary Czech society, the nature and determinants of...
Head of department: PhDr. Zdenka Mansfeldová, CSc.
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.et Mgr. Klára Plecitá, Ph.D.
Spreading across a wide field between economy and sociology, the department of economic sociology explores theoretical questions and empirical research, focused above all on social connections within labour markets, earnings and income differentiation, social and economic inequal...
Head of department: doc. Ing. Jiří Večerník, CSc.
The Press and Publications department fulfils the Institute’s publication needs and goals and caters to its requirements with regard to public relations and the presentation of the Institute’s activities to both the academic community and the larger public in general.
Head of department: PhDr. Filip Lachmann
The Public Opinion Research Centre (CVVM) conducts regular omnibus surveys focusing on observing the developments and changes in public opinion. These public opinion surveys regularly include questions on political, economic, and other social topics. The department also addresses...
Head of department: Mgr. et Mgr. Paulína Tabery
Established in 2001 as a team and as an independent research department in 2015, the Centre for Gender & Science (originally "for women and science") is the only specialized research department in the country focusing specifically on gender sociology of science, feminist scie...
Head of department: Mgr. Marcela Linková, Ph.D.
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 new Socioeconomics of Housing department was established in 2009 and continues in activities of the Socioeconomics of Housing team that was a part of the Economic sociology department since 2000. In the beginning, it focused on studying housing expenditures (housing consumpti...
Head of department: Ing. Mgr. Martin Lux, Ph.D.
Czech Social Science Data Archive (CSDA)collects the data files that result from Czech sociological surveys, public opinion polls and international sociological surveys involving Czech participation. The primary objective is to make the data accessible for the purposes of academi...
Head of department: Mgr. Jindřich Krejčí, Ph.D.