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Unformatted text preview: Its means of authorizing itself 3. Three texts about the dead and their tombs (RCP 284-92) A. The dead are active; the fates of the living are intertwined with them B. Bureaucratic character of the afterlife, and its implications C. Importance of the integrity of the tomb; legal ownership D. Grave goods 1 E. The function of stories like this one 2...
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- Spring '08
- Anthropology, Grave, Animism, Tomb, B. Animistic worldview