Religion - Forms of Theism: -Polytheism: Believing in...

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Myth Anth. of Religion Religion: to re-connect "ever-changing" complexes of beliefs, practices. Forms of Religion Monism Vs. Dualism Dualism: There are two maximun powers: good and bad Monism: One source of Power. Deism Vs. Theism Deism: Deism is the recognition of a universal creative force greater than that demonstrated by mankind, supported by personal observation of laws and designs in nature and the universe, perpetuated and validated by the innate ability of human reason coupled with the rejection of claims made by individuals and organized religions of having received special divine revelation Theism: In the broadest sense is the belief that at least one deity exists.
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Unformatted text preview: Forms of Theism: -Polytheism: Believing in several Gods-Monotheism: Believing in only One God-Henotheism: Believing in One God while accepting the existence of more deities.-Pantheism: Panthea (GOD=WORLD) Agnosticism Vs. Atheism Agnosticism: Is the view that the truth value of certain claimsespecially claims about the existence or non-existence of any deity , but also other religious and metaphysical claimsis unknown or unknowable. Atheism: In a broad sense, is the rejection of belief in the existence of deities . Animism: They believe there is spirits in nature & everywhere Magic --> Animism --> Local --> Polytheism --> Henotheism --> Monotheism...
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