Amiras - San Jose State University Comparative Religious S...

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San Jose State University Key Terms &Concepts Comparative Religious Studies Dr. Mira Z. Amiras K EY T ERMS AND C ONCEPTS FOR COMPARATIVE RELIGIOUS STUDIES COURSES Course: Key Term: RelS 1 Intro Rel RelS 70A Western R RelS 90 Bible HiL RelS 108 J MystMF RelS 122/3 MSR/BMS RelS 145 Mideast RelS 148 Rel&Anth RelS 153 JIdentLand RelS 156 IslamPol W RelS 195 SrSeminar Animism + + + + + / + + + Dynamism + + + + + / + + + Totemism + + + + + Shamanism + + + /+ + + Paganism + + + + + + + Pantheism + + + + + + + + + + Tribal Traditions + + + + / + + + + + Ancestor Traditions + + + + + / + + + + Goddess Traditions + + + + + + + Ishtar/Ashtoret/Astarte/ AuSet/Esther/Aisha + + + + + Ugaritic Pantheon + + + + Mesopotamian Pantheons/ Ziggurat/Council of Gods + + + + + Egyptian Pantheons + + Mediterranean Pantheon + + + + Creation Myths + + + + + Creation/Procreation + + “Scientific” Creationism + Sacred Myth/Mythology +
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Dr. Mira Z. Amiras Key Terms in Comparative Religious Studies SJSU This is a work in progress 2 Course: Key Term: RelS 1 Intro Rel RelS 70A Western R RelS 90 Bible HiL RelS 108 J MystMF RelS 122/3 MSR/BMS RelS 145 Mideast RelS 148 Rel&Anth RelS 153 JIdentLand RelS 156 IslamPol W RelS 195 SrSeminar Deity/God(s)/Divinity + + + + + Tetragrammaton + + + + + + + YHVH + + + + + + + Semitic/Hamitic & Grammar + + + + + + Possession Traditions + + + / + + Ifa-basedTraditions:Vodûn /Santeria/ Candomblé/P.M + + + / + Cosmology/Worldview/ Paradigm + + + Emic/Etic + + + + Binary Opposition + + + + + Symbol/Sign/Allegory Sacred/Profane + + + + + + + Ritual/Belief and specific rituals & beliefs per tradition / + Honor/Shame
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