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Unformatted text preview: individual Continual performances in different genres unites past and present realities Dreaming, cont. Myths: stories of journeys and activities Dreaming Path = life-plan Responsibilities and obligations = The Law Rituals Individual rituals deal with weather, local conditions Increase rituals to insure fertility and reproduction of resources big meetings major initiations, burials Songlines Recount journeys & mental map Sacred Objects Art body painting, rock carving, bark painting, acrylic painting...
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2010 for the course ANTH 146 at San Jose State University .