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Unformatted text preview: Rites of Passage Ancestor Worship Death, Burial and Ancestor Worship evidence of belief and ritual practice (examples from class presentation) Types of religious institutions (for this class) Shamanic (Shamans) formal (ecclesiastical) 1. Olympian (Monotheistic) 2. Monotheistic (Priests) What is a Shaman? Shamans Address the Human Needs to secure food heal disease cope with death comprehend the universe Studying Religion in Prehistory Evidence in Cave Art (Rock Art) Figurines Portable art Megaliths Mana and Taboo Mana: a powerful force! Daily rituals Observe taboos Amulets/Fetishes...
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This note was uploaded on 01/17/2012 for the course ANTH V02 taught by Professor Mariateresafiumerodo during the Spring '12 term at Ventura College.
- Spring '12
- Cultural Anthropology