Philosophy and Sociology at the
Sofia University St. Kliment
Ph.D. (1990), senior research associate (2000) at the
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences,
employed at the Institute of Sociology since
More than 60
publications in the fields of
comparative studies on social transformations and social structures in
different societies; Japanese studies; social stratification; middle
strata analysis; patterns of consumption and life styles; community
studies; rural sociology; sociology of work.
Kyoto University, Japan (1994-1995) with scholarship from
The Japan Foundation and
Kyoto Institute of Technology (1997-1998)
for the Promotion
Vice-President and PRP of the Association for Middle Class Development
(1998-now) - non-governmental think tank organization.
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