Kurt Beck is professor and chair of Anthropology at the University of Bayreuth since 2006.From 1987-1993 he was Ass. Professor at the Institute for Sociology of Freie Universität Berlin.1980-1981 he was Research Associate at the Institute for African and Asian Studies in University of Khartum. His research interests are creativity, knowledge and technology, social structure of non-industrial societies and Muslim culture and societies. He is a specialist of the Middle East and Africa especially Sudan.
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