Terra Firma as Habitat

Terra Firma as Habitat - Terra Firma, as Habitat Daoism...

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Terra Firma, as Habitat Daoism Taoism o Hao Tzu (600 BC in China) o Tao- way/path o Tao Te Ching (Book of the Way) Jou’ “Ying and Yang” o Tao=source (Wu-chi) o Intention o Movement in Daoism and Taoism o Relationship/Complimentary position- o Yin (earth) and Yang (sky)- make a list for these asexamples of each o Change – I Ching (Book of change) Wind and Water o Feng Shui- animatisms applied to the earth in China o Ch’I and sha o Form School and Compass School- attributes and forms applied to landscape o Orientation and alignment, 4 directions, five elements- symbolism o Correspondence- features of nature, Gaia Hypothesis, animatism o Apperaence of the dragon=feng shui, they could transform-major thing, they search for it o Appear as a body with anthromorphic features or as principles and characteristic o Moisture, rain, water, generativity , growth, rich signs of life- rain bearing clouds o Relates to Gaia hypothesis- the atmosphere is alive o Tiger- West, Dragon-East
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This note was uploaded on 05/31/2011 for the course ANTH 123 taught by Professor Johnson during the Spring '08 term at UNC.

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