This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: Two fundamental categories Ritual : Collective action that has the following traits: formalism; traditionalism; invariance; rule-governance; sacral symbolism; performance (involving framing —“This is different, deliberate, and significant: pay attention!”) Myth : A collectively circulated story that explains important things. Or: ideology in narrative form....
View Full Document
- Spring '08
- Zhou Dynasty, SCT, Zhou, King Wen