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Unformatted text preview: Mark Bilby RELIG205: World Religions Midterm Study Guide Test Format and Instructions General- please bring a blue test book- making a comprehensive study guide in your small groups would be advised 6 of 10 IDs – 5 points each Please give following:- Definition- Significance: at least 2 concrete points elaborating why this passage is significant for the study of its religion and religious studies in general 2 of 4 Scriptures – 10 points each- Identification o Author (if any) o Rough date (within a century if possible) o Canon or collection o School or tradition represented- Significance: at least 2 concrete points elaborating why this passage is significant for the study of its religion and religious studies in general Theories and Methods of Religious Studies IDs: Science of Religion; myth; survivals; animism; intichiuma rite; totem; taboo; mysterium tremendum et fascinans ; Verstehen ; axis mundi Quotations: 1) “Religious distress is at the same time the expression of real [economic] distress and the protest against...
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This note was uploaded on 04/25/2008 for the course RELIG 205 taught by Professor Hu during the Spring '08 term at Iowa State.
- Spring '08
- World Religions