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Digitally-based Self-employment. Capturing the Opportunities and Challenges of New Forms of Work (2021-2022) (Details)
Who Dares to Leave the Bike Unlocked? A Natural Field Experiment on Generalized Trust and Ethnic Discrimination (2020-2022) (Details)
APCC Special Report: Challenges and opportunities in reaching the Paris Agreement “Structural conditions for climate friendly living” (2020-2022) (Details)
APCC Special Report 22 (2020-2022) (Details)
Why We Fail to Tackle Climate Change: Exploring Barriers to Pro - Environmental Decision Making in the Lab and Field (2020-2021) (Details)
Political Instability and Multinational Corporations (2020-2021) (Details)
Opportunities and risks regarding "new" atypical employees (2019-2020) (Details)
Mind: Allianz der Zivilgesellschaft für eine Versachlichung der Diskussion rund um Migration und Asy (2019-2020) (Details)
SPACE (2019-2023) (Details)
Bequest Giving - decision process (2019-2020) (Details)
Living conditions of people at risk of poverty in the big city. An international city comparison between Vienna, Prague and Brussels (2019-2019) (Details)
Judging/Nudging Real Humans: Behavioural Law and Economics as a Cultural Project, University of Bonn (2018-2019) (Details)
Update civil society index (2018-2019) (Details)
Health Behaviour of the Viennese People. (2018-2018) (Details)
Split shifts and the fragmentation of working lives (2018-2022) (Details)
Essentials of the historico-genetic Theory (2017-2018) (Details)
Third Europe (2017-2019) (Details)
Berufliche Geschlechtersegregation (2017-2021) (Details)
Quality of elderly people (2017-2017) (Details)
Mentoring of the Graduate Thesis of MSc Alexander Braun: Health (care policy) and society. A socio-economic analysis. (2017-2019) (Details)
FAB-MOVE - For a Better Tomorrow: Social Entrepreneurship on the Move (2016-2018) (Details)
Civil Society (2015-2016) (Details)
Poverty of older people and the structure of social relationship (2015-2016) (Details)
Civil Society in Spain (2014-2015) (Details)
Civil Society in Spain (2014-2015) (Details)
Possibilities and limits of prevention for the prevention of human rights violations (2014-2016) (Details)
TSI: The Contribution of the Third Sector to Europe’s Socio-economic Development (2014-2017) (Details)
The impact of the third sector (2014-2016) (Details)
Changes in Household Employment Patterns and Social Impacts of the Economic Crisis (2013-2015) (Details)
Affective Labor of Employment Agents (2013-2016) (Details)
The topicality of Günter Dux. An introduction to the basic princliples of the historico-genetic Theory. (2013-2018) (Details)
Family business governance in Austrian Family Businesses: Good practice case analyses (2012-2014) (Details)
Development opportunities of sustainable mobility? An analysis of mobility conceptions of young people in Vienna (2012-2013) (Details)
The impact of the third sector on socio-economic development in Europe (2012-2013) (Details)
Scientific Careers and Gender Case studies of France - Germany - Austria (2012-2016) (Details)
pilot-project against fuel poverty (2012-2014) (Details)
European Network on Skills for Inclusive Sustainable Development in Urban Communities - INCLUDE (Details)
Civil society in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (Details)
NPOs in Austria (Details)
Framework conditions for organized civil society (Details)
Knowledge through Art (2011-2015) (Details)
Secularisation, "postsecular Society" and the development of world views in Islamic societies (2010-2013) (Details)
Work-Care Synergies Dissemination of Research Results (2010-2011) (Details)
SustainABLE energy Youthers (2010-2012) (Details)
"MY LIFE - MY STYLE - MY FUTURE". Sustainable Lifestyles and juvenile life-worlds (2009-2011) (Details)
- Evaluierung und Optimierung räumlicher Arbeitsbedingungen in Unternehmen (WORKSPACE) (Details)
The Reconciliation of Paid Work and Care in Vienna, Kopenhagen and Warsau. (2008-2009) (Details)
Work-Space (2008-2010) (Details)
Care Policies and Female Employment Patterns (2008-2010) (Details)
Gesellschaft und Psychodynamik (Details)
Sustainable Energy Consumption and Lifestyles in Poor and at-Risk-of-Poverty Households (2008-2011) (Details)
Sustainable Lifestyles (2007-2009) (Details)
Workcare (2006-2009) (Details)
Creative Industries in Vienna (Details)
Monitoring Quality of Life in Europe. (2005-2006) (Details)
Start-up Success and Business Success (Details)
Interdiscipline Database "Management in Central- and Eastern Europe" (2005-2005) (Details)
Processes of learning in intercultural training. An epistemological analysis of the emergence of a constructivist thinking (2005-2005) (Details)
The relationship between home and work in eight European countries. BG; CZ; HU; NL; RO; S; SL; UK. A quantitative analysis (2004-2006) (Details)
Review on empirical and theoretical research on elderly care (Details)
Viennese associations life in the 20th century (2004-2006) (Details)
Food consumption and sustainable development (2003-2005) (Details)
Nonprofit organizations (2003-2004) (Details)
Quality Culture Round II - Teaching and Learning Netw (2003-2005) (Details)
Work beyond boundaries and chances for participation (2003-2005) (Details)
Pilot study for an Austrian nonprofit organization panel (2003-2004) (Details)
Psychotherapeutische Versorgung in Österreich (2003-2006) (Details)
Grundlagen der Sozioökonomie (2003-2008) (Details)
Von der Agrarwende zur Konsumwende? (2002-2005) (Details)
Visions of the World and Social Structur in the Change of Societies (2002-2005) (Details)
Visions and Roles of Foundations in Europe (2002-2003) (Details)
Update of the interdisciplinary database 'Management in Central and Eastern Europe' (2000-2001) (2002-2002) (Details)
Pictures in social worlds (2002-2007) (Details)
Art-Works: Employment and projects of Artists in Nonprofit-Organisations (2002-2003) (Details)
Performance Evaluation in Profit- and Nonprofit Organizations: A Comparative Study in Austria (Details)
An evaluation of the potential of entrepreneurs - a feasibility study (2001-2003) (Details)
Employment in the Austrian Nonprofit sector. Structural characteristics of paid work in third sector institutions. (2001-2004) (Details)
Effects of the start-up process on new venture success (2001-2002) (Details)
Future of civil society (2001-2002) (Details)
Human ressource management, work satisfaction and motivation in social services (2001-2003) (Details)
Comparative organisation research: profit- and nonprofit organizations (2000-2001) (Details)
Interdisciplinary database 'Management in Central and Eastern Europe 1999-2000': Sociological part (2000-2001) (Details)
Global sociology (2000-2003) (Details)
Entrepreneurial orientation at technical and vocational secondary schools and at general secondary schools in Austria (2000-2001) (Details)
The principle of sustainability in Austria (2000-2001) (Details)
New Political Religions (2000-2005) (Details)
Social symbolism of money (2000-2000) (Details)
Artifacts as crystallized meaning: Towards a totemistic view of modern material culture (2000-2000) (Details)
Didaktik der Wissenschaftstheorie (2000-2003) (Details)
Face-to-face interaction (1999-2000) (Details)
Rudolf Goldscheid - a sociological activist (1999-2003) (Details)
Mutual gifts or tradeable values: reciprocal exchange as the leading concept of modernity (1999-2004) (Details)
Ecological NPOs (1999-2000) (Details)
Growth and employment in Europe: Sustainability and competitiveness (1999-2010) (Details)
Basics of qualitative fieldwork (1999-2000) (Details)
Evaluation of the EcoBusinessPlan Vienna (1999-2006) (Details)
Autopoetic reality and connotative theory (1999-2000) (Details)
Unemployment and new forms of work (1998-1999) (Details)
Sociology of enterprise (1998-1999) (Details)
Die Bedeutung von Sinnstiftung und Moral in der Unternehmensberatung aus religionssoziologischer Perspektive (1998-1999) (Details)
The equilibration approach in the context of interpretative social research (1998-1999) (Details)
The role of NPOs in society and challenges for the management of these organisations (1998-2000) (Details)
The role of NPOs in modern society (1998-2000) (Details)
On the practice of interpretative field research. Research organisation - observation - material analysis (1998-1999) (Details)
World War II and post 1945 experiences in the most Western Austrian province of Vorarlberg in life stories of men and women born between 1904 and 1938. A biographical study (1998-2002) (Details)
Flexible firms and labour management (1998-1999) (Details)
Guiding principles (1998-2000) (Details)
Interdisciplinary theory of action (1998-2001) (Details)
Management across Borders (1998-2006) (Details)
Gender-Work-Organization. (1997-2003) (Details)
Theory of social change (1997-2001) (Details)
Economy and economic thought in historical-sociological comparison (1997-1998) (Details)
Contextualizing influence behaviour (1997-2003) (Details)
Austrian economic sociology (1996-1998) (Details)
Social change and state-development in modern islamic societies - the case of North Africa (1996-1999) (Details)
Social Change and Political Development in the Maghrib. The genesis of 'Radical Islamism' - a reconstruction of its Origins (1996-2005) (Details)
Feasts as opportunities where collective identity is constructed (1996-1999) (Details)
Epistemic foundations of psychoanalysis (1996-1999) (Details)
Methods of eco-auditing (1996-1999) (Details)
Gift giving as cultural action (1996-2004) (Details)
Social strategies in risk societies (SOSTRIS) (1996-1999) (Details)
"CHANCE" Chances for Networks of Associations and their Cooperations in Europe. Eco-Counselling Europe as a case study (Details)
Integration of biological and sociological knowledge (1995-1998) (Details)
Microsociology: theory and methods (1995-1998) (Details)
Wahrnehmung und Interpretation von Umweltthemen am Beispiel von Bürgermeistern (1994-1998) (Details)
Environmental awareness of local political decision makers (1994-2001) (Details)
The biographical meaning of migration processes from the 'East' to the 'West' of Europe (1993-2001) (Details)
Economic thought in historical-social context (1992-1999) (Details)
Chances in the situation of long-term unemployed (1988-1990) (Details)