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Visibility and empowerment guidelines

Roadmap for ensuring the empowerment and the enhanced visibility of IFS staff members and of the institution as a whole


From conceptualisation to measurement of higher education as a common good: challenges and possibilities

Author(s): Pepka Boyadjieva, Petya Ilieva-Trichkova
Published in: Higher Education, 77/6, 2019, Page(s) 1047-1063, ISSN 0018-1560
Publisher: Kluwer Academic Publishers
DOI: 10.1007/s10734-018-0319-1

Multi-layered perspective on the barriers to learning participation of disadvantaged adults

Author(s): Sofie Cabus, Petya Ilieva-Trichkova, Miroslav Štefánik
Published in: Zeitschrift für Weiterbildungsforschung, 43/2, 2020, Page(s) 169-196, ISSN 2364-0014
Publisher: Springer
DOI: 10.1007/s40955-020-00162-3

Smart cities, the digital divide, and people with disabilities

Author(s): Olga Kolotouchkina, Carmen Llorente-Barroso, Juan Luis Manfredi Sánchez
Published in: Cities, 123, 103613, 2022, ISSN 0264-2751
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.cities.2022.103613

Exposure to and Self-Perceptions of the Risk of Discrimination and Social Exclusion in Access to Public Goods, Media, Healthcare and Employment

Author(s): Svetlana D. Hristova, Valentina Milenkova
Published in: Postmodernism Problems, 10/3, 2020, Page(s) 364-388, ISSN 1314-3700
Publisher: PostModernism Problems
DOI: 10.46324/pmp2003364

Gender, religion, and identity: Modernization of gender roles among the Bulgarian Muslims (Pomaks)

Author(s): Shaban Darakchi
Published in: Women's Studies International Forum, 70, 2018, Page(s) 1-8, ISSN 0277-5395
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.wsif.2018.07.002

Higher Educaton and Socio-Professional Status: Mitigation of Gender Inequalities in Russia

Author(s): Natalia Karmaeva, Tatjana Khavenson, Petya Ilieva-Trichkova
Published in: Sotsiologicheskie issledovaniya, 3, 2020, Page(s) 108-120, ISSN 0132-1625
Publisher: Izdatel'stva Nauka
DOI: 10.31857/s013216250008811-5

Gender Discrimination in the Hiring of Skilled Professionals in Two Male-Dominated Occupational Fields: A Factorial Survey Experiment with Real-World Vacancies and Recruiters in Four European Countries

Author(s): Ariane Bertogg, Christian Imdorf, Christer Hyggen, Dimitris Parsanoglou, Rumiana Stoilova
Published in: KZfSS Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, 72/S1, 2020, Page(s) 261-289, ISSN 0023-2653
Publisher: V S - Verlag fur Sozialwissenschaften
DOI: 10.1007/s11577-020-00671-6

Disability Narratives in Sports Communication: Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games’ Best Practices and Implications

Author(s): Olga Kolotouchkina, Carmen Llorente Barroso, María Luisa García Guardia, Juan Pavón
Published in: Media and Communication 9(3), 2021, ISSN 2183-2439
Publisher: Cogitatio
DOI: 10.17645/mac.v9i3.4043

Young people’s agency over continuing education in situations of early job insecurity: from enabling to stumbling

Author(s): Petya Ilieva-Trichkova, Pepka Boyadjieva
Published in: Studies in Continuing Education, 42/3, 2020, Page(s) 279-297, ISSN 0158-037X
Publisher: Carfax Publishing Ltd.
DOI: 10.1080/0158037x.2019.1615424

Emergence and Development of LGBTQ Studies in Post-Socialist Bulgaria

Author(s): Shaban Darakchi
Published in: Journal of Homosexuality, 67/3, 2020, Page(s) 325-334, ISSN 0091-8369
Publisher: Haworth Press Inc.
DOI: 10.1080/00918369.2018.1534413

Muslim Marriages: Intergenerational Differences in the Notions of Marriage among the Bulgarian Pomaks

Author(s): Shaban Darakchi
Published in: Marriage & Family Review, 55/8, 2019, Page(s) 778-799, ISSN 0149-4929
Publisher: Haworth Press Inc.
DOI: 10.1080/01494929.2019.1610137

Disability, Sport, and Television: Media Visibility and Representation of Paralympic Games in News Programs

Author(s): Olga Kolotouchkina, Carmen Llorente-Barroso, María Luisa García-Guardia, Juan Pavón
Published in: Sustainability, 13(1), 256, 2021, ISSN 2071-1050
Publisher: MDPI Open Access Publishing
DOI: 10.3390/su13010256

“The Western Feminists Want to Make Us Gay”: Nationalism, Heteronormativity, and Violence Against Women in Bulgaria in Times of “Anti-gender Campaigns”

Author(s): Shaban Darakchi
Published in: Sexuality & Culture, 23/4, 2019, Page(s) 1208-1229, ISSN 1095-5143
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
DOI: 10.1007/s12119-019-09611-9

Reforms of the Welfare System in Bulgaria and their Effects on Inequalities and on Vulnerable Groups (1997-2018)

Author(s): 1. Stoilova,R., Krasteva,V.
Published in: Handbook of European Welfare Systems, 2nd edition, 2019, ISBN 978-0-429-29051-0
Publisher: Routledge

Lifelong Learning as an Emancipation Process: A Capability Approach

Author(s): Boyadjieva, Pepka, Ilieva-Trichkova, Petya
Published in: 'Palgrave International Handbook on Adult and Lifelong Education and Learning', 2019, ISBN 978-1-137-55782-7
Publisher: Palgrave McMillan

MILIEU H2020 Project ‘Women, Disability and Inclusion’: Introducing the Project

Author(s): Lyuba Spasova, Cinzia Leone, Rita Bencivenga
Published in: Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Gender Research, Vol. 5 No. 1 (2022), 2022
Publisher: 978-1-914587-29-0
DOI: 10.34190/icgr.5.1.192