view that it is impossible to know for certain the truth aout certain religious claims
manifestation of a part of religion in some form of a place of offerings
describing animal or nonliving object in terms of human char
HISTORY 103 Final Review
Be able to identify the following terms and explain their significance to this class in a few sentences: 10 terms
will be selected.
The amendment prohibits the making of any law respecting the establishment of a r
Museum Review: Motown Historical Museum
I visited the Motown Historical Museum in Detroit on November 5th and took
a guided tour of the building to learn about the history of the museum and review
its accuracy, bias, and relevance to Michigan and Detroit
Delivering a Culturally Relevant Education Social Studies
Over the last several decades, the effectiveness of American education has
been under great scrutiny from citizens, politicians, and organizations that claim to
have the solution. Often in this cri
Chapter 11: Development of Intellectual Maturity
Michigan became educational leader under British rule schools established for children of
soldiers and families living at/near military posts; Puritan beliefs in education influenced
emphasis on it
History 103 Mid-Term Study Guide
Part I: Be able to identify these key terms in several sentences, explaining
concisely why they are important to the comparative study of religion:
10-15 OF THESE
Syncretism - the combining of different (often contradictor
The combining of various beliefs, often while melding practices of various schools of thought.
Syncretism may involve the merger of several originally discrete traditions, thus asserting an
The axis mundi is the wor
Blues singer of the 20s and 30s; black; highest paid singer of the day;influenced many including
Billie Holiday and Janis Joplin.
popular form of entertainment during the 19 th century; whitesmasking themselves with black
centralized, large scale, inclusive and cohesive
Native American Chuch
traditional religion that becomes part of national identity explicitly
how to teach a child to be religious
Epidemiology of Representations
when a human population is inhibited by a wider population of representations that are mental
and public, each has an effect on the structure of the other
congress shall make no law respecting an establ
Movement in the 60s put in place by the Virginia Senator Harry F. Bryd;it united white leaders
against the desegregation of public schools after Brownv Board
Where Sam Phillips first discovered Elvis in Memphis at Sun Records;mu
White DJ who promoted black music and opened the door to whiteacceptance for black music.
He coined the term rock n roll to avoid the negative stigma attached to R&Band race music.
His career wasruined by the payola scandal.
Lynching that shocked the nation in 1955; lynched because he spoke in afamiliar/inappropriate
tone with a white women store owner; killers were proudof this; they were acquitted and sent
the story to a magazine where they said theywere not sor
The psychological , neurological, or metaphysical subjective state, conscious or unconscious, of
being on the "threshold" of or between two different existential planes.
A journey or search of great moral and spiritual significance. Typ
A religious movement that began in southern Africa towards the end of the 19th century.
Two groups broke away from the Anglican and Methodist churches because the parent
dominations were perceived to be too much under white control while not
In many cases it becomes difficult or impossible to draw any meaningful line b/w beliefs &
practice tht r magical vs those tht r religious.
But, while religion is reserved 4 an organized cult w/ priesthood & dedicated sites of worship or
Chapter 5: Challenges of Statehood
During early years of statehood, Michigan had a huge population increase in spite of being
remote and somewhat inaccessible
a. Invention of steam boat provided transport between Detroit and Buffalo
b. Erie Ca