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Social Report 1998

Edited by: Tams Kolosi, Istvn Gyrgy Tth, Gyrgy Vukovich
 
Project co-ordinator: Ildik Nagy
ISSN 1419-9793
Published by TRKI, Budapest

Table of Contents

CONTRIBUTORS

INTRODUCTION

     Tams Kolosi – Istvn Gyrgy Tth – Gyrgy Vukovich

SOCIAL INDICATORS

The Hungarian Society Reflected by Facts
     Gyrgy Vukovich – Istvn Harcsa

SOCIAL STRUCTURE

System Change and Social Structure
     Tams Kolosi – Matild Sgi 
The Social Milieu of Material-Welfare Status Groups.
     Zoltn Fbin – Pter Rbert – Pter Szivs
Some Elements of the Hidden Economy in Hungary Today
     Endre Sik – Istvn Jnos Tth
Winners and Losers: Transformational Outcomes in a Comparative Context
     Roland Habich – Zsolt Spder

SCHOLARS; SOLDIERS, PRIESTS, AND CIVIL SERVANTS

Employment and Wages in the Public Sector
     Gbor Kzdi
The Hungarian Army: Professional Soldiers and Conscripts
     Lszl Zoltn Kiss
Material Circumstances and Mobility within the Hungarian Academic Elite
     Erzsbet Bukodi Priest and Religious Orders
     Mikls Tomka – Edit Rvay

SOCIAL NETWORKS

Changing Patterns of Social Network Resources in the Nineties
     Rbert Angelusz – Rbert Tardos
About Friends
     Fruzsina Albert – Beta Dvid

WELFARE SYSTEMS

Welfare Support and Poverty: The Experiences of Hungary and the Other Visegrd Countries
     Michael F. Frster – Pter Szivs – Istvn Gyrgy Tth
State of Health of the Population
     Lehmann Hedvig – Gbor Palonyi
Voluntary Mutual Benefit Pension Funds
     Rbert Ivn Gl
Ulysses in Hospital: Patient Channel in Health Care and the General Practitioner as a Gatekeeper
     Ivn Csaba – Rbert Ivn Gl
Public Education in the Nineties
     Judit Lannert

ELECTIONS

Voting Behaviour
     Gbor Tka
Territorial Distribution of Election Results
     Jzsef Mszros Istvn Szakadt

ATTITUDES, EXPECTATIONS

Attitudes Toward Work: Longitudinal and International Comparisons
     Mrton Medgyesi – Pter Rbert
Xenophobia and Opinions About the Roma
     Gyrgy Cspti – Zoltn Fbin – Endre Sik
Anomie and Stratification at the Beginning of the Nineties
     Zsolt Spder – Borbla Paksi – Zsuzsanna Elekes
Saving Norms and Economic Behavior
     Gyrgy Lengyel
Report from The Fairy Garden: National Identity Models of Romanian Hungarians and Romanians
     Gyrgy Csepeli – Antal rkny – Mria Szkelyi – Gbor Csere
Justice and Legitimacy: Post-transformation Trends in Eastern Europe
     Antal rkny – Mria Szkelyi