Calendar

09.04.2019

Public lecture

Arranged by: Section III, Biological and Medical Sciences  Lecture: Doc. Jan Pokorný: The Neglected Role of Vegetation in Distributing Solar Energy and Shaping Climate

23.04.2019

Meeting

2nd segment: arranged by Section I, Mathematics and Physical Sciences Lecture: Prof. RNDr. Martin Loebl, CSc. (Charles University Faculty of Mathematics and Physics): “Paths”The lecture is to be held on 23 April 2019 from 4:00 pm in rooms 205 and 206 of the Czech Academy of Sciences building, Národní 3, Prague 1.

20. – 21.05.2019

XXV AGM

20. 5 Karolinum – all day, evening: Vila Lanna21. 5. CAS building, all day

Loewenstein Bedřich

Prof., PhDr., CSc.
Born June 20, 1929 in Prague, † 2017 

  • Honorary member of Learned Society since 2000

Educational and professional preparation:

  • 1949, graduate, academic secondary school, Prague 7;
  • 1949-1951 and 1953-1956, Faculty of Philosophy, Charles University (FP CU);
  • 1957-1960; post-graduate student; Institute of History (IH), Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences (CSAS);
  • 1961 CSc.

Employment and academic positions:

  • 1956-1957, Pedagogical Publishing House, Prague; then scientific worker at IH CSAS;
  • 1970-1978, translator, Embassy of FRG, Prague;
  • 1979, Professor of recent history, Free University, West Berlin;
  • 1994-present, pensioner

Membership and positions in international organizations and societies:

  • Corresponding member, Berliner Wissenschaft-Gesellschaft (Berlin)
  • Member, Collegium Carolinum (Munich)

Notable awards:

  • 1999, František Palacký Medal, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic (AS CR)

Selected publications:

  • Otto von Bismarck. Prague, 1968
  • Středověk dvacátého století (Middle ages in the twentieth century). Prague, 1970 (destroyed)
  • Plädoyer für die Zivilisation. Hamburg, 1973
  • Der Entwurf der Moderne. Vom Geist der bürgerlichen Gesellschaft u. Zivilisation. Essen, 1987, 2. vyd. Darmstadt, 1990
  • 6mal Prag (pseud. Fritz Böhm). Munich, 1988. 2. vyd. 1990
  • Problemfelder der Moderne. Elemente politischer Kultur. Darmstadt, 1990
  • O nacionalismu a revolucích (On nationalism and revolutions). Prague, 1991
  • Projekt moderny (Project of modern times). O duchu občanské společnosti a civilizace (On the spirit of a civic society and civilization). Prague, 1995
  • Annäherungsversuche: Geschichte und Psychologie. Pfaffenweiler, 1992
  • My a ti druzí: Dějiny, psychologie, antropologie (Us and the Others: History, Psychology, Anthropology). Brno, 1997
  • Wier und die anderen. Historische und kultursoziologische Betrachtungen. Dresden, 2003
  • Civilizace a fašismus (Civilization and Fascism). Studie z let 1969/71 (Study from the years 1969/1971). Prague, 2003

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News

14.03.19

Invitation to a Learned Society plenary lecture open to the public

The Learned Society warmly invites you to a lecture by Prof. RNDr. Martin Loebl, CSc. (Charles University Faculty of Mathematics and Physics): “Paths”
The lecture is to be held on 23 April 2019 from 4:00 pm in rooms 205 and 206 of the Czech Academy of Sciences building, Národní 3, Prague 1.

10.03.19

Declaration of support for the student climate strikes

Declaration by the below signed members of the Learned Society and other scientists giving their support for the 15 March 2019 student climate strikes
Declaration (PDF, 36 kB)

04.02.19

Invitation to a Learned Society plenary lecture open to the public

The Learned Society warmly invites you to a lecture by PharmDr. Jitka Palich Fučíková (2nd Faculty of Medicine and Motol University Hospital): “Immunotherapy: the Present and Future”. The lecture is to be held on 19 February 2019 from 4.00 pm in Rooms 205 and 206 of the Czech Academy of Sciences building, Národní 3, Prague 1.