Juraj Janto

Main areas of professional interest

  • folk culture (material)
  • culture of the 2nd half of the 20th century (ethnology of socialism and post-socialism)
  • urban ethnology (housing estates, residential neighbourhoods)
  • applied ethnology (social capital of locality, community development, development cooperation)
  • anthropology of space and architecture


  • Traditional Material Culture 1, 2
  • History and the Present of Urban Areas
  • Ethnological Research of Urban Areas
  • Sociocultural development of Slovakia
  • Ethnology of Socialism
  • Applied Ethnology
  • Community Studies
  • Development Anthropology
  • Anthropology of Space
  • Traditional Culture of Slovakia for Non-ethnologists