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ECON 2000
Frank Marchese

1) According to Nye, all cultures have a word that has 1) True or false:According to Nye, considerations of 1) According to Arnold van Gennep, all rites of the same meaning as the English word “religion.”False gender highlight some of the weaknesses of traditional passage have three stages. In order of occurrence, these ways of studying religion (such as the focus on sacred are: __________, liminality, and __________ separation rituals, beliefs, and texts) true incorporation 2) Which of the following statements would Malory Nye agree with? The study of religion can help us understand the contemporary world.  Religion is what 2) As outlined by Nye, criticisms of religion that focus 2) There is good evidence to support Carl Jung’s theory people do The “world religions” approach is on gender include consideration of the following? many that there are some fundamental symbols with meanings problematic because it tends to classify different sacred texts were written by men religions have been shared by all peoplefalse traditions (e.g., Christianity, Hinduism, etc.) as entirely profoundly oppressive and harmful to women sacred distinct from one another texts have been publicly interpreted by men the gods of 3) Fill in the missing parts of this quote: “_________ many religions are male said, what are we going to do? They asked themselves, 3) According to Derry, religion “has always had a where are we ______? We are going in search of _________impact on the__________, even on people 3) Please match idea from Nye’s chapter on “Gender” knowledge, _______ and justice”They going truth who do not see themselves as _____________”critical with the appropriate corresponding theorist. worldreligious  Mary Daly: God (as an object of belief) can be reduced 4) According to Derry, which of the following to patriarchal oppresion statements regarding Indigenous sacrificial rituals are 4) According to Derry, which of the following doALL 3) Judith Butler: Gender is a powerful discourse that true?  the lodge of the Sun Dance ritual is linked to the creates the sense by which we define and understand the religions have in common? Syncretism creation of the world many sacrificial rituals are not bodies we live in primarily about an exchange of gifts 1) “The _____ who have control of your stories,  Michel Foucault: where there is power, there is resistance. control your _______, also have control of your destiny,  Hala Shukrallah: women are often given the task of 5) Match the idea with ritual with the most appropriate your _________”people voice culture symbolically representing traditional values theorist: Victor Turner: symbols are the lowest form of ritual Gayatri Spivak: the subaltern cannot speak Catherine Bell: We should avoid using the term “ritual” 2) Which of the following would represent examples of “ideal” culture in sense that Raymond Williams uses the 4) Gender roles in Indigenous culture were almost if possible term?The New Testament Hamlet  The Dome of the Maurice Block: ritual is a type of language Rock  Claude Monet always very rigid and inflexibleFalse Emile Durkheim: the performance of ritual creates relationships between people in a society 5) One lesson that Dr. ____________ Brant’s story of Arnold van Gennep: ritual actions often work to 3) Malory Nye points to watching Buffy the Vampire Slayer as an example of a type of “activity which may the Cree/Mohawk gathering teaches us that the “eyes we transform people’s concepts of time, space and society see through are the ones we have _________ from our have ________ or religious meanings” and is deeply own_________” Clare inherited cultures 1) Which of the following statements would Nye agree ________ in contemporary cultures”  spiritual embedded with?Religious texts are important not just for what they 1) Finish the sentence: “Academic writing should…” say, but for how a community uses them present the reader with an informed argument 4) As Vine Deloria, Jr., suggests, the main problem be written clearly and concisely, avoiding unnecessary involved with non-Indigenous scholars talking about 2) True or false:According to Nye, the study of Indigenous religion and culture is one of power and jargon and overly complex language whenever possible religious texts involves both traditional works like the Gita, as well as popular cultural products such as films. control.  True 2) Which of the following terms likely represents an true 5) Which of the following illustrates Stuart Hall’s example of biased language? female chef mankind 3) Complete the sentence: “Today, at views on power and popular culture?  only a and b 3) Which of the following constitute an academic ___________________ her vagina remains transformed above offense? a and c only
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