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Book on sources and tendencies of Kyrgyz culture development comes out in Kyrgyzstan.

The new book entitled "Sources and Tendencies of Kyrgyz Culture Development" came out today in Bishkek.This book was published thanks to the Small Grants Fund "Tilekke-Tirek" of the Arts and Culture Program of the Swiss Cooperation Office in the Kyrgyz Republic.This monographic research represents a complete picture of the condition of Kyrgyz culture, which focuses on the unique interpretation of the yurt (national house made of felt). The book has colored illustrations, which reproduce the decoration and coloring of the yurt. Another part of the book shows the analysis of the modern state of the Kyrgyz culture, specifying its unique system and mentality, which leaves a mark on the cultural identification process in the context of the global life of culture.The book is inspired by the historical time when in the country the idea of revival and preservation of the cultural heritage rises and that will give a push in the present for revealing the national cultural identity. This book is of great scientific and cultural anthropological interest since it is a new approach in determining the importance of one of the major values of nomadic culture and Kyrgyz life - the yurt. Besides, it is important to define the basic issues of modern social cultural situations that will help to adjust to global civilization changes.Authors of the book are Jyldyz Urmanbetova and Savetbek Abdrasulov - graduates of the philosophy faculty of the M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University. In addition to this book J.Urmanbetova is the author of three monographs on culture and civilization issues; S.Abdrasulov is an expert in the field of ontology, the history of philosophy, the philosophy of culture and legal philosophy.The circulation of the edition is 500 copies. The book will be disseminated among universities and libraries of the country, to international and republican organizations, which are involved in the arts and culture field.

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Date:Sep 11, 2009
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