The Institute for Political Science, Centre for Social Sciences is launching a scholarship programme for BA, MA and PhD students to support scientific work in political science. The programme offers a short-term publication scholarship to increase the international visibility of the academic production of young scholars. To be eligible for a 2022 Scholarship, a candidate must be an undergraduate/graduate/doctoral student enrolled at a Hungarian University.
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The primary objective of the Institute for Political Science of the Centre for Social Sciences (CSS) is to conduct basic research in political science. Researchers at the Institute conduct both theoretical and empirical research, and the results are disseminated to both the academic and general public at scientific and professional forums.
The new article of Miklós Sebők, Bálint György Kubik, Csaba Molnár, István Járay and Anna Székely entilted Measuring legislative stability: a new approach with data from Hungary is published in European Political Science.
New publication: The Polyphonic Sounds of Europe: Users’ engagement with parties’ European-focused Facebook posts
A new publication entitled "The Polyphonic Sounds of Europe: Users 'Engagement with Parties' European-focused Facebook posts" in the journal Politics & Governance.
New publication: Social Workers’ Causal Attributions for Poverty: Does the Level of Spatial Concentration of Disadvantages Matter?
Husz, Ildikó, Kopasz, Marianna and Medgyesi, Márton's new article entitled "Social Workers’ Causal Attributions for Poverty: Does the Level of Spatial Concentration of Disadvantages Matter?" has been published in Social Indicators Research.
New publication: Out-of-Place Content: How Repetitive, Offensive, and Opinion-Challenging Social Media Posts Shape Users’ Unfriending Strategies in Spain
Jordá, Beatriz, Cañedo, Azahara, Bene, Márton & Goyanes, Manuel’s new article entitled "Out-of-Place Content: How Repetitive, Offensive, and Opinion-Challenging Social Media Posts Shape Users’ Unfriending Strategies in Spain" has been published in Social Sciences.
New publication: The Indirect Effect of Electoral Rules on Citizens’ Satisfaction with Democracy: A Comparative Study
New publication of Zsófia Papp, "The Indirect Effect of Electoral Rules on Citizens' Satisfaction with Democracy: A Comparative Study" was published in the Swiss Political Science Review.
New publication of Balázs Böcskei and Eszter Farkas has been published on the “The Loop” website. "The Loop" is the official blog of the ECPR (European Consortium for Political Research).
Rudolf Metz and Réka Várnagy have just published a new article entitled “Mass,” “Movement,” “Personal,” or “Cartel” Party? Fidesz’s Hybrid Organisational Strategy in Politics and Governance.
New publication: How Orbán won? Neoliberal disenchantment and the grand strategy of financial nationalism to reconstruct capitalism and regain autonomy
Miklós Sebők and Jasper Simons have published their article entitled "How Orbán won? Neoliberal disenchantment and the grand strategy of financial nationalism to reconstruct capitalism and regain autonomy" in Socio-Economic Review.
Tibor Valuch's new book entitled "Everyday Life under Communism and After Lifestyle and Consumption in Hungary, 1945–2000" has been published by CEU Press.