Katedra blízkovýchodních studií / Department of Middle Eastern Studies

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Recent Submissions

Sobotková, Veronika
Boundaries of Life and Death from the Viewpoint of Shi’i Islamic Jurisprudence and the Consequences in the Field of Islamic Bioethics

The article provides an overview of the various opinions, theories and debate concerning the boundaries of human life (the beginning and end of human life) in Shi‘i Islam and the important consequences in terms of the use of different medical technologies. It considers this is...

Baumanová, Monika
Sensory Synaesthesia: Combined Analyses Based on Space Syntax in African Urban Contexts

The organization of past urban space continues to be an important focus of archaeological research in sub-Saharan Africa where the methods of space syntax now offer new interpretations of the built environment. Traditionally, space syntax uses access analysis graphs for buildings and ax...


Od stability ke změně: Kulturní vývoj na území Asie a Afriky

Šiška, Jan , Yirgashewa, Abdi , Beadle-Brown, Julie , Záhořík, Jan
Role of resource centres in facilitating inclusive education: experience from Ethiopia

Baumanová, Monika , Šmejda, Ladislav
Space as material culture: residential stone buildings on the precolonial Swahili coast in a comparative perspective

This paper develops the notion that the structure of residential spaces has long been in a dialogue with social environments. It elaborates theoretical and methodological streams in the social sciences that focus on the interplay between society and the built environment. Space, rather&...