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Unformatted text preview: Animism: Spirits in nature Taboo: Forbidden. (i.e. blood, the dead, incest, mental illness) Chronos: Greek word for time, "clock time". keeping time by days, minutes, hours Kairos: Sacred time. Time outside time. Lose track of time in a religious exp. Rites of passage: Ancestors: Sacrifice: Libation: Liquid sacrifice (pour a 40 for the homies) Shaman: Human being who contacts and attempts to manipulate the power of spirits for the tribe or group Sympathetic Magic: An attempt to influence the outcome of an event through an action that has an apparent similarity to the d e Divination: Totem: Sheet1 Page 2 this approach sees human activity as largely determined by such underlying structures it can be used for fidning underlying values in a text, film, artwork, cultural practice, or religious phenominon...
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