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journal for qualitative research

ISSN 1211-5770
Registration code MK ČR: E 8364
Published by the civil association Casopis Biograf
Krompach 26, 47157
ICO: 27003213
Two issues per year.
Editor-in-chief: Barbora Spalová (

Person's detail

Zdeněk Konopásek

Affiliation: Center for Theoretical Study, Charles University in Prague / Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic


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Born: 1963

Zdeněk Konopásek (1963) is sociologist. He is based at the Center for Theoretical Study, the institute for advanced studies of Charles University and the Academy of Sciences. His prominent field is science & technology studies, with the special focus on the relationships between science and politics. He published the book Estetika sociálního státu: O krizi reprezentace (nejen) v sociálním zabezpečení [The welfare state aesthetics: The crisis of representation (not only) in social security] (GplusG 1998) and edited Our lives as database: Doing a sociology of ourselves - Czech social transitions in autobiographical research dialogues (Charles University Press 2000). He is founder and editor (1994-2008) of the journal Biograf. He is also active as musician, drummer.
[Updated: 1. 2. 2021]