It is definitely a pleasure to meet you Dr. Karnig, and thank you for stopping to talk to
me. You are correct, I am enrolled in Dr. Jacksons Humanities 319 online course. Judging by the
way that you have described your conversation with Dr. Jackson, Im su
In this story, the hero learned to fight with five weapons. Luckily he mastered five
different weapons because this heros name was Prince Five Weapons. Remember, Mythology
is full of symbols. In this story, the five weapons are talked about as a bow, fift
I can see some similarities between the mythical Epic of Gilgamesh and my own
life. While, the similarities are small, I can see a bit of myself in Gilgamesh. I feel as
strongly about some friendships as he does. Additionally, I can relate to his grief an
This passage describes the actual roles of the Gods and Goddesses of several
different religions as explained by Joseph Campbell. Campbell attempts to define the
gods and goddesses, not as the supreme power, but as the symbols or the keepers of
Dear members of the School Board,
This proposal is absolutely absurd and the claims made by this board are without
merit. Banning Oedipus from the reading lists of high schools would end up doing more
harm than good. It is foolish to assert that the lives
Well Im glad you were able to find something interesting to you while you were
snooping in my computer. The word monomyth has everything to do with my mythology class
at least for the first part of it. The author of one of my books for this class, Joseph
In the section title "The Keys," Campbell writes: "Wherever the poetry of myth is
interpreted as biography, history, or science, it is killed. The living images become only remote
facts of a distant time or sky. Furthermore, it is never difficult to demon
Humanities 335 - Final Exam Study Guide
Power Point Presentations
-Did a form of slavery exist with some pre-Columbian peoples, such as the Aztec?
In pre-Columbian America, a form of slavery also existed. In the Aztec empire, for
Here is the birth of Jesus from the Holy Book of Islam called the Quran (Koran).
As we see in this course, the three great religions of the Book (Judaism, Islam, and
Christianity), existed side by side in the Iberian Peninsula for many cent
Lazarillo de Tormes
Lazarillo de Tormes is an anonymous picaresque novel published in 1554 which tells the story of
a young boy of humble origins who works for different men in different planes of society.
Lazarillo de Tormes was the first picaresque no
The Jew Sem Tob (1290-1369), was a learned Jewish rabbi living in Castile. He wrote the "Moral
Proverbs" short statements or aphorisms full of original allegories and metaphors, influenced by
the Bible, the Talmud, and Jewish and Arabic mor
Hum 335 Extra-Credit Projects
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accumulated on the 3 Quizzes
What is the name of one of the plants that was taken by the
Moors to the Iberian Peninsula and from there to the
Americas, and was one of the primary reasons why so many
millions of black slaves were forced to go to the Americas?
Our readings tell us that not a whole lot is really known about the Inca empire's origins.
The Spanish kept written records of all that they encountered in the Andean world (and
elsewhere), but how did the Incas keep records of their origins?
Much of w
1. The term "LatinAmerica" today refers to .
Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia,
Venezuela, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Uruguay, Paraguay, Chile and
All Spanish-speaking c
Dr. Karning, I am glad that you ask me this question and I hope
my ideas would make sense to you why my professor, Dr. Jack,
choose Campbells work as the organizing factor for Humanities
319, a capstone in the humanities. I sympathetically understand
Religion is nothing but guiding you to bright path to reach your ultimate
goals or to dark path to hurt other people. Bright or dark path depends
on how you understand your own religious bibles. It seems to be
impossible to determine which religion is the
In this section, Campbell writes: whenever the poetry of myth is interpreted as biography,
history, or science, it is killed. I believe what Campbell is trying to tell us that we sometimes try
to interpret everything we do not know based on our logical th
Focus Review A
Safety and Infection Control
- Risk factor of facture are osteroporosis, falls, MVA, aged, women, and lactose intolerance
- Clinical manifestation of factures includes crepitus, deformity, muscle contraction, and
swelling, and bruises.
By looking at the four concepts of metaparadigm, a big picture of caring for health,
environment, human, and nursing will be painted.
The World Health Organization (WHO) describes health as a state of complete physical,
mental, and soc
I am glad that you ask me questions you do not know because it tells
me that you want to learn new thing like I am now. Well, when you used my
computer without my permission, I already logged into my school account.
What you saw on the screen was the Myth
I am reading chapter 1: departure of The Hero With Thousand Faces by Joseph Campbell,
and the story you are talking about is the story of Prince Five Weapon and Sticky Hair. The story
talks about Prince Five-Weapon who fights alone against a monster, Stic
You are at your weekly therapy session. Your therapist knows your class schedule
and suspects that the feelings you are experiencing are, in part, a result of your
encounter with the material in Hum 319. Wanting to be helpful to you as a
therapist, she as
Your precocious 13 year old niece is visiting from Omaha. You have been out and
about while she has been at your home. You return and you see that she has a
guilty look on her face. You ask her how she is. She looks at you as only a 13 year
old can and sa
Hum 344 Study Guide 2 1900s 1950s
Who were the progressive and what do they do?
time of great business expansion-progressive reform
WANTED TO America to be a safer and better place to livemake
big business more responsible through re
1. 5 Major areas of social activism and political reform in the U.S
1) American Revolution 1776- 1790
1776 to 1790s, the rise of the republic and rights of man
2) Jacksonian Democracy 1830s 40s
1830 to 1840s, the rise of the common man, the challenge to t
Nostos- returning home- like a homecoming- all the people returning from the
Athena appears as a different person- mentes- disguises herself throughout the book
Xenia- the greek word of hospitality, very important pg. 81
Pg. 81- rack
Humanities 335 - Midterm Exam Study Guide
Power Point Outline/Power Point Presentation
What do we mean by culture? What do the words Latino or Hispanic
To what principal continents do we return to uncover Latino roots?
Why is knowing th
1. of foreign origin or character; not native;
introduced from abroad, but not fully naturalized or
acclimatized: exotic foods; exotic plants.
2. strikingly unusual or strange in effect or
3. of a uniquely new or experim