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The Cultural Values of Europe$
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Hans Joas and Klaus Wiegandt

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9781846311383

Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: June 2013

DOI: 10.5949/UPO9781846315800

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The Cultural Values of Europe: An Introduction

The Cultural Values of Europe: An Introduction

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The Cultural Values of Europe

Hans Joas

Liverpool University Press

This introductory chapter explores the definition of European values and Europe's cultural tradition. It also summarises the axial age character of the traditions that shaped Europe and lists some questions that must be addressed in establishing a substantive characterization of Europe' cultural values.

Keywords:   European values, Europe, cultural tradition, axial age, cultural values

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