Sociologický časopis
Czech sociological review


Sociologický časopis / Czech Sociological Review 6/2014

English issue



Amy Speier, Iva Šmídová, Hubert Wierciński:
Health and Medicine: Post-socialist Perspectives [815]


Maryna Bazylevych:
Disorder and Civilization: The Future(s) of Ukrainian Medicine [821]

Olga Šmídová Matoušová, Blanka Tollarová:
‘You Can’t Take It Personally’: Emotion Management as Part of the Professional Nurse’s Role [839]

Heidi Bludau:
The Power of Protocol: Professional Identity Development and Governmentality in Post-socialist Health Care [875]

Izabella Main:
Medical Travels of Polish Female Migrants in Europe [897]

Agnieszka Kościańska:
Beyond Viagra: Sex Therapy in Poland [919]

Magdalena Radkowska-Walkowicz:
Between Advanced Medical Technology and Prayer: Infertility Treatment in Post-socialist Poland [939]

Ema Hrešanová:
‘Nobody in a Maternity Hospital Really Talks to You’: Socialist Legacies and Consumerism in Czech Women’s Childbirth Narratives [961]

Book Reviews

Andrea Schmidt:
Peggy Watson (ed.): Health Care Reform and Globalisation. The US, China and Europe in Comparative Perspective [987]

Keith Tester:
Alessandro Baricco: The Barbarians: An Essay on the Mutation of Culture; Nicholas Carr: The Shallows: How the Internet Is Changing the Way We Think, Read and Remember [989]

Seán Hanley:
Nicole Bolleyer: New Parties in Old Party Systems: Persistence and Decline in Seventeen Democracies [994]

Sergiu Delcea:
Franz-Xaver Kaufmann: European Foundations of the Welfare State [997]

Francesco Barbabella:
Blanche Le Bihan, Claude Martin and Trudie Knijn (eds.): Work and Care under Pressure: Care Arrangements across Europe [999]

Martin K. Dimitrov:
Steven Saxonberg: Transitions and Non-Transitions from Communism: Regime Survival in China, Cuba, North Korea and Vietnam [1002]

Umut Korkut:
David Boromisza-Habashi: Speaking Hatefully. Culture, Communication and Political Action in Hungary [1004]

Tomáš Ledvinka:
Bruno Latour: The Making of Law. An Ethnography of the Conseil d’Etat [1008]

Marianne Feikema:
Štěpanka Pfeiferová, Martin Lux, Tomáš Dvořák, Jana Havlíková, Martina Mikeszová and Petr Sunega (eds.): Housing and Social Care for the Elderly in Central Europe [1012]


Lenka Kožíšková, Tomáš Ledvinka:
Bronisław Malinowski’s Concept of Law from the Native’s Point of View: A Workshop Held on 12–13 September 2014 in Krakow, Poland [1015]

Other Texts

Reviewers of Articles Decided in 2014 [1019]

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