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Beliefs and Religion 1. Three parts of Religion - beliefs about the supernatural powers - teachings or traditions about those supernatural powers 2. Ritual – repeated or pattern form of action EX. communion - Arnold van Gennep and “rites of passage” - Malinowski - Durkheim - Turner 3. Magic - taking practical measures to influence the supernatural
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Unformatted text preview: Sorcery – performance of rights or spells intended to influence super natural forces to harm others. Withchcraft – - imitator- Evans Pritchard 4. Ethnographic approaches taking practical measures to influence the supernatural...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course ANTH 1000 taught by Professor Cochrane during the Fall '07 term at Auburn University.

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