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Department
Anthropology
Course
ANTB21H3
Professor
Alejandro Paz
Semester
Winter

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ANTB20H3 S Week 6 whats in a nameReview tambiahgod creates through namingcross culturalcreating social relationsto thinking about how religious traditions involve ritual events to help communicate with a divine personWhats in a NamePritchard Nuer using names in how they collect and hunterSusan blum name Eg Juliet of capulet to Romeo of montagueMontague competing of names her only enemy is romeos name not actually Romeo o Its only rosethe name is only arbitrary in Saussers case o Romeos replied that he can be baptized anew by Juliets lovePerformativity of naming someone by shakespeare o Once we get our namesconnected to the social world Problem of romeo and julietGetting a name ritual with some performative utterance Ie Baptismie I name this ship the Queen Elizabethinitiation to a certain communityindexical link of the name to the social worldgetting a name means constantly giving a name o you create an indexical link back to the mom
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