Lesson 1 Introduction and Origin (Two Day Thursday 28th)
Pg 319-322 (Origins, Religious System, Social System, Economic System, Muhammad,
-Write " Islam"
on the board
any terms they
Thursday, November 17, 2016
Has no central leader
Biblical and Rabbinic Judaism
history begins with the stories in the Tanakh, Hebrew Bible
Abraham said to be the first patriarch of the Israelites 1700 to 1900 BCE
Sunday, November 13, 2016
Religion from ancient Iran, extended from Iraq, to Turkey, to India
124,000-190,000 remaining practitioners
For 1000 years it was official religion of iran
"Most simply and most profoundly," Sallie McFague writes on p. 34, "we have lost the sense of
belonging and the sense of life." Do you agree? How has religion contributed to this loss, and
why does McFague believe it still can help?
Firstly, the reading w
On p. 6, Ivan tells his brother Alyosha, "One can hardly live in rebellion, and I want to live." Later, on p.
13, he has the Grand Inquisitor speak on "the value of complete submission." Does Ivan believe it better
to live in rebellion or submission? Why?
On p. 92, Kali is described as a goddess who "is born from wrath, is horrible in appearance, and is ferocious in
battle." What does she have in common with the gentler Krsna? What does it mean to worship them both?
He cannot destroy light any more than I
In chapter VII, as Enkidu lays dying, he calls out to Gilgamehsh, "Have you abandoned me now, dear friend?" Has
Gilgamesh abandoned Enkidu? Why is Enkidu so afraid of abandonment? What fears in the book do you share?
Gilgamesh and Enkidu share a strange b
SOME IMPORTANT GODS FROM THEOGONY AND THEIR GENERAL MEANING IN
Heaven, Sky. Son and lover of Gaia.
Desire. Later, companion of Aphrodite.
Son of Gaia and Ouranos. Father of Zeus and other O
AP/HUMA 2195 A
May 15th, 2015
Final Take Home Exam: Defining Europe An Introduction to European Studies
1. The terms Culture and Civilization have been used by a number of theorists studied
in the course. Pick three (3) theorist