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AbstractTato publikace byla vydána díky finanční podpoře v rámci projektu
Studentská vědecká konference, č. SVK1-2017-014.
The monograph Kulturní vývoj asijského a afrického kontinentu
[The Cultural Development of Asia and Africa] presents the results
of 15 scientific projects which touch various aspects of the cultural
development of Asia and Africa during a long period reaching from the
Antiquity until the modern times. The papers published in this book
are focused on exploring the different aspects of the development of
cultural traditions in a vast area that includes several territories on
the Asian continent as well as in the adjacent regions of Northeastern
Africa. The results of the research published in this volume concern
primarily the ancient Near East, but we also find there contributions
pertaining to the development of the concepts of the modern Islam and
its relations with the contemporary Western culture. To a lesser extent,
issues related to other regions (Egypt, Central Asia, Southeastern Asia,
Tibet, Oceania) are also represented.
The aim of this volume is to demonstrate a wide range and diversity of
religious feelings that are an integral part of the cultural development
of both ancient and contemporary civilizations in Asia and Africa. The
main attention is thus paid to religious traditions that were substantial
part of the cultures emerging in Asia and Africa during the long
historical period. However, also questions concerning the material
basis of spiritual values were object of some research projects.
Thus, the volume is divided into two parts. The first one, designated
as „The Material Basis“, contains several contributions which aim
PECHA, Lukáš ed. Kulturní vývoj asijského a afrického kontinentu. 1. vyd. Plzeň: Západočeská univerzita v Plzni, 2018. 126 s. ISBN 978-80-261-0744-6.