Luca Kristóf

Luca Kristóf
Download CV Senior Research Fellow (TK SZI)
Research Interests

Elite studies, Sociology of culture, social stratification

Selected Publications

Kristóf Luca (2021): Kultúrcsaták - Kulturális elit és politika a mai Magyarországon. Gondolat Kiadó.

Kisfalusi Dorottya, Kristóf Luca, Vit Eszter (2021): Political homophily in cultural reputational networks. Poetics https://doi.org/10.1016/j.poetic.2021.101538.

Kristóf, Luca (2021): From Cultural Policy towards Cultural Politics? The Case of the Hungarian Cultural Sphere. International Journal of Cultural Policy. 27(2): 191-201.

Albert, Fruzsina; Dávid, Beáta; Kmetty, Zoltán; Kristóf, Luca; Róbert, Péter; Szabó, Andrea (2019): Mapping the Post-communist Class Structure: Findings from a New Multidimensional Hungarian Class Survey. East European Politics and Societies, 32(3): 544-565.

Csurgó Bernadett, Kristóf Luca (2018) Narrative Identities and the Egalitarian Norm Among Hungarian Elite Couples. Journal of Family Issues, 39(7) 2107-2130.

Albert F. – Dávid B. – Kmetty Z. – Kristóf L. – Róbert P. – Szabó A.: Mapping the Post-communist Class Structure: Findings from a New Multidimensional Hungarian Class Survey EAST EUROPEAN POLITICS AND SOCIETIES  31: Paper https://doi.org/10.1177/0888325417739954. (2017)

Kristóf L.: Cultural Policy in an Illiberal State. INTERSECTIONS: EAST EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF SOCIETY AND POLITICS 3: (3) pp. 126-147. (2017)

Kristóf L.:  Elite circulation int he Hungarian Cultural Elite. A Case Study of Theatres. CORVINUS JOURNAL OF SOCIOLOGY AND SOCIAL POLICY 8: (3) pp. 295-318. (2017)

Kristóf L.:  Reputation in the Hungarian Intellectual Elite. In: Thijssen, P., Weyns, W., Timmerman, C. & Mels, S. (eds.) New Public Spheres: Recontextualizing the Intellectual. Farnham:Ashgate, 2013. pp. 197-212.

Kristóf L.:  What happened Afterwards?: Change and Continuity in the Hungarian Elite between 1988 and 2009 Historical Social Research 2012 37: (2) pp. 108-122.

Kristóf L.:  The Role of Intermediate Actors in Transmitting Rural Goods and Services in Rural Areas Under Urban Pressure Journal of Environmental Policy & Planning, Volume 11, Number 1, March 2009, pp. 45-60 (társszerző: Kovách Imre)

Research Projects

Research activity

Research grants awarded

Circulation and dissent in the Hungarian Cultural Elite NKFIH FK 12042 (2018)

Scientific scholarships

Bolyai scholarship of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences: Elitcsere és instrumentalizáció - A tudományos mező átalakítása a 2010-es években (Elite change and instrumentalisation – Transformation of the Hungarian scientific field in the 2010es) (2021-

Bolyai scholarship of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences: Kultúrpolitika és reputáció: Elitkiválasztódás és -kiválasztás a magyar kulturális mezőben (Cultural policy and reputation: Elite selection in the Hungarian cultural field) (2014-17)

Postdoctoral scholarship of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences: Family strategies and career life-forms in the Hungarian elite (2013-16)

Scientific projects realised

as PI:

Elite change and instrumentalisation – Transformation of the Hungarian scientific field in the 2010es (2021-)

Middle class consumption strategies for the COVID crisis (2020-21)

Circulation and dissent in the Hungarian Cultural Elite (2018- 2021) 

Cultural policy and reputation: Elite selection in the Hungarian cultural field (2014-17)

Family strategies and career life-forms in the Hungarian elite (2013-16)

as participant:

Sustainable consumption patterns, behavioral strategies and knowledge use in the Hungarian society. A social scientific analysis of sustainable food and energy consumption NKFIH K 138020
(2021-)

Fault lines in the structure of the Hungarian society. TK Mobilitás Kutatási Centrum, (2018-)

The class structure of the Hungarian society. MTA TK – GfK (2013-15)

Integration and disintegration processes in the Hungarian society OTKA (2013-2017)

GILDED – (Governance, Infrastructure, Lifestyle Dynamics and Energy Demand: European Post-Carbon Communities) EU FP6 (2008-2012)

INNOTÁRS – The innovation capacity of elites (2008-2010)

The Hungarian political elite.  OTKA (2008- 2011)

The Hungarian economic and cultural elite.  OTKA (2007- 2009)

CORASON (Cognitive Approach to Rural Sustainable Development). EU FP6 (2004-2006) FP6

RURBAN (Building Rural-Urban Relations). EU FP5 (2003-2005)