politicalorg - -Preindustrial state level society religion important in enforcing sanctions-maya political and religious system intertwined-some people

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-Preindustrial state level society, religion important in enforcing sanctions -maya: political and religious system intertwined -some people think that collapse came from the loss of faith in religion system, same way for Mesopotamians, leaders seen as being gods themselves -negative sanctions: what happens to people who do things they aren’t supposed to -many cases, kind of warfare where in the past they would have had raids, don’t do it today -in terms of modern industrial states, religion important -warfare hallmark of state level societies -imperialism: one civilization taking over another -when states take over other states, multiethnic countries and states -forms of resistance: may need to conform outright, but can resist promotion of policies in a way that is allowable, as in Chili, where a lot of men and boys (mainly political prisoners) and women could put pictures to dresses and dance -religion, first evidence of: Neanderthals burying dead, at least 40k years old, upper Paleolithic
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  • Fall '08
  • PACHECO
  • Anthropology, Upper Paleolithic people, State level societies, modern industrial states, -Preindustrial state level, mainly political prisoners

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