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Scientific Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences & Arts (ZRC-SAZU) Print

This file is part of the UP2YOUTH research map on transitions to parenthood.

 

Section

Indications of contents

Institution

Socio-medical institute, ZRC-SAZU (Scientific Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences & Arts)

Person(s)

Majda Černič Istenič, Duška Knežević Hočevar, Lilijana Šprah, Andrej Kveder, Urška Rajgelj

Location: City/Country

Ljubljana, Slovenia

Main theme

Young parenthood

Keywords area of work

(10 max)

fertility  behavior, aging of the population, migrations, auto-and heteroaggressive behavioural patterns, substance abuse

Brief description of institution (250 words max)

The Institute covers topics, such as low fertility rate, aging of the population, migrations, auto-and heteroaggressive behavioural patterns and substance abuse. On the one hand, these research areas link into the sociological and social-anthropological interpretation of classical demographic models and concepts, social-anthropological theory of ethnicity and nationalism, and on the other hand, into the personality, psychosocial, neuropsychological and neurobiological theories of social behaviour.

Running projects

Needs for Female Immigrants and their Integration into Ageing Societies (FEMAGE)

Funding: European Commission. 5. Framework Programme

Duration: 2006-2007

Principal co-ordinator: Bundesinstitut für Bevölkerungsforschung (Charlote Hoehm)

Project group members of the Institute: Majda Černič Istenič, Duška Knežević Hočevar, Sanja Cukut.

The Partners: Magyar Kozsponti Statisztikai Hivatal, Budapest; Population and Policy Consultants, Bruxelles; International Organisation for Migration, Warsaw; Masarykova Universita v Brne, Brno; Znanstvenoraziskovalni center Slovenske akademije znanosti in umetnosti, Ljubljana; Oesterreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien; Väestöliitto ry The Family Federatio of Finland, Helsinki; Estonina Interuniversity Population Research Centre, Talin.

 

Reconciliation of Family and Work in Military Professionals (Target Research Programme »Knowledge for Peace 2004-2010«)

Funding: Slovenian Research Agency, and Ministry of Defence.

Principal investigator: Majda Černič Istenič

Project group members of the Institute: Duška Knežević Hočevar, Lilijana Šprah, Andrej Kveder, Urška Rajgelj

The partner: Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana

Relevant Publications

CUKUT, Sanja. Rojstva in samomori v Sloveniji skozi tri desetletja : (1971-2001). Ljubljana: Založba ZRC, ZRC SAZU, 2006. 118 str., graf. prikazi, zvd. ISBN 961-6568-39-6. [COBISS.SI-ID 226806528]

 

RAJGELJ, Urška. Mladostniške nosečnosti v Sloveniji. Ljubljana: Založba ZRC, ZRC SAZU, 2005. 104 str., graf. prikazi, tabele. ISBN 961-6500-85-6. [COBISS.SI-ID 219960064]

 

OBERSNEL KVEDER, Dunja, KOŽUH-NOVAK, Mateja, ČERNIČ ISTENIČ, Majda, ŠIRCELJ, Milivoja, VEHOVAR, Vasja, ROJNIK, Barbara. Fertility and family surveys in countries of the ECE region : standard country report : Slovenia, (Economic studies, no. 10r). New York; Geneva: United Nations, 2001. XII, 107 str., graf. prikazi. ISBN 92-1-116764-7. [COBISS.SI-ID 17960749]

 

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 07 July 2009 )
 

Project supported by funding under the European Union's Sixth Research Framework Programme - Coordinated by IRIS e.V.

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