Karel Černý

born in 1980, he is a sociologist from the Faculty of Humanities at Charles University in Prague. In his research, he focuses on historical sociology, theories of social conflict, revolutions, and social change. His research interests are the contemporary Middle East and migration, and the integration of people from predominantly Muslim societies in the West, including the United States and the Czech Republic, in comparative perspectives. He was a Fulbright fellow at the University of California in Santa Barbara (2012–2013) and was responsible for a research grant awarded by the Czech Science Foundation for a project focusing on Arab revolutions (2013–2015). His recent monographs include Yazidis: A Community on the Run (2017) and Instability in the Middle East (2017).

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