About the Institute
Scientific research in the field of sociology and related disciplines.
April 21st 1964 by the University of Zagreb as the first social scientific research institution in Croatia.
There are 41 employees at the Institute among which 31 are researchers.
Fields of research
Social structure and stratification, youth, space, education, science and technology, culture, religion, gender.
The Library collection includes 35000 items (books and journal volumes) in the filed of general sociology , special sociologies and related disciplines. It is open to the scientific and academic public.
• Journal Sociology and Space (former Rural Sociology)
• Edition Science and Society
• Special editions
The research staff of the Institute participates in undergraduate and post graduate education at the Croatian Universities.
The Institute organizes postgraduate studies in association with Croatian Universities.
One of the activities of the Institute is to host and organize different scientific conferences and professional meetings, roundtables, seminars and workshops.