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Research in the Department is devoted to selected aspects of culture and religion in Asia and Africa. The main theme and leitmotif that links various projects conducted within the Department is the exploration of the cultures of the region in their mutual contact. The Division for Research on Sub-Saharan Africa focuses on contemporary cultural elements, while the historical perspective is predominant in the Section for the Study of Cultures along the Silk Road.
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