Zdenka Sokolickova

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Postal address Vei 219 8D Longyearbyen 9170 Svalbard

Funding and collaboration

  • Funding scheme: OP RDE, Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic
  • Employer: University of Hradec Králové, Czech Republic
  • Host institution: Department of Social Anthropology, UiO
  • Time span: February 2019 – February 2021

Academic interests

  • Environmental consequences of globalization
  • Value dynamics
  • Identity changes

Background

Zdenka Sokolíčková (born 1983) studied culturology (Charles University in Prague) and Euroculture (Palacky University in Olomouc and University of Groningen). In 2010, she obtained her PhD degree with a thesis about environmental ethics. Foreign experience is an important part of her professional profile – she completed study, research and teaching visits in Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Japan, Lithuania, Norway and Cyprus. She lives in Longyearbyen now with her three children and husband – a polar ecologist.

Research team

Mentor: prof. Thomas Hylland Eriksen

Call: International Mobility of Researchers – MSCA–IF II

Call Objective: To develop human resources in research by supporting quality projects approved at the European level from Horizon 2020, the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions that are included in the "no-money" list.

Tags: Overheating, Svalbard, Globalisation, Climate change

Publications

SOKOLÍČKOVÁ, Zdenka. „Here they come again“: Chinese tourists in the melting world. In Lee, Young-Sook (ed.). Asian Mobilities Consumption in a Changing Arctic. Routledge, in prep. (TBP in 2021)

SOKOLÍČKOVÁ, Zdenka. A periphery quite central: Anthropocenic dilemmas in Svalbard. Island Studies Journal, in prep. (TBP in 2021)

SOKOLÍČKOVÁ, Zdenka, SOUKUPOVÁ, Eliška. Czech and Slovak Polar Visitors: Multiple forms of inhabiting global Svalbard. In prep.

SOKOLÍČKOVÁ, Zdenka (ed.). (2019) Kyber a eko: Digitální technologie v environmentálních souvislostech. Brno: Host.

SOKOLÍČKOVÁ, Zdenka. (2015) "Kultur mnoho, planeta Země jedna jediná." Culturologia 4(2): 12–16.

SOKOLÍČKOVÁ, Zdenka. (2014) Challenges for Transcultural Communication. Lublin: ELPRESS.

SOKOLÍČKOVÁ, Zdenka. (2013) "A nezapomeňte na pokoru. Spor o postavení člověka v environmentální etice." Sociální studia 1: 35–62.

SOKOLÍČKOVÁ, Zdenka. (2012) Člověk v pokorném závazku vůči světu: studie z ekologické etiky. Červený Kostelec: Pavel Mervart.

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