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Rozdíly v duševním zdraví mezi ne-heterosexuály a heterosexuály: přehledová studie

Abstrakt: Přesvědčivý počet studií naznačuje, že ve srovnání s heterosexuály vykazují ne-heterosexuální lidé vyšší celkovou prevalenci internalizujících duševních poruch a jejich behaviorálních důsledků, např. několikanásobně vyššího výskytu suicidality….

HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men in the Czech Republic, 2016: high time for targeted action

Abstract: Reported incidence of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in the Czech Republic increased steeply over the past decade from 90 new cases in 2005 to 266 in…

Mental health in non-heterosexuals: Minority stress theory and related explanation frameworks review

Abstract: Compared to heterosexuals, non-heterosexuals report: a) higher overall prevalence of internalizing mental disorders such as depression and anxiety; b) several-fold higher levels of suicidal behavior; c) elevated…

Homophobic Prejudice in Czech Youth: a Sociodemographic Analysis of Young People’s Opinions on Homosexuality

Abstract The aims of this study are to provide momentum to research on homophobic prejudice in Czechia and to identify the significant factors influencing or mediating homophobic attitudes…

Queer geographies of sexualities: sociocultural organization of sexualities in space and (de)construction of heteronormativity

Dissertation thesis, date of defense: 2015 September, 10. Abstract: Geographies of sexualities started to develop within the Anglo-American academic context during the late 1980s. In the 1990s, propelled…

Economic, Cultural and Social Factors Influencing the Development of Gay Businesses and Places: Evidence from the European Union

Abstract The late 20th century emergence of gay neighbourhoods and their related businesses has been examined by a number of researchers, but few have tackled this issue on…

Urban spatiality in the context of (homo/hetero)sexuality: Introduction to a theoretical debate in geographies of sexualities

Abstract: The relevance and importance of sexualities as a geographical issue is yet to be recognized in Czechia, wherefore the main purpose of this article is to give…

Spatiality, institutionalization and contextuality of heteronormativity: Study of non -heterosexual identity negotiation in Czechia

Abstract: The article focuses on the relationship between space and sexuality, phenomena rarely studied together in the Czech social sciences. I use heteronormativity to describe the power polarization…

Geographies of sexualities, blank space in Czech geographical academia?

Abstract: Studies of sexualities in geography challenge some of the profound omissions of issues connected with difference as part of the human experience. Research in this field began…

Spatiality of Heteronormativity in Czechia: Queer Places and Spaces

Abstract In this chapter I present some findings of my master’s thesis titled: Queer Geography of Czechia: heteronormativity of space, conducted in 2011. It sought to uncover the…