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Unformatted text preview: 1. What are the dominant characteristics of the deities/deity in each culture, according to the readings? 2. How do people interact with deities/deity? 3. What expectations do people have of their gods/god? 4. How might a person of Ur who has lived through the events of the Epic of Gilgamesh perceive himself/herself as an individual and as a member of his/her community? 5. How might a person who escaped Egypt and traveled with those led by Moses as described in Exodus perceive himself/herself as an individual and as a member of his/her community? 6. Lastly, what becomes possible for people in each culture because of their relationship to their deities/deity? In all cases, please support your views with arguments and evidence. If you have questions, please contact me; I am happy to help. DATE DUE: 6 OCTOBER, 2009 LENGTH: 4-5 PAGES, TYPED, DOUBLE-SPACED, 10- OR 12-POINT TYPE...
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2010 for the course HUM 119B at San Jose State University .