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UOTTAWASRS 1110Shelley RabinovitchFall

READINGS FROM THE ENCYCLOPEDIA.doc

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6 Dec 2014
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*readings after the midterm start in the 7. Sept 14 th : the goddess: also known as the great goddess or great mother. Goddess is the main focus for ne
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Chapter 1 The Anthropological Study of Religion.pdf

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26 Jan 2014
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Holism refers to the study of human societies as systematic sums of their parts, as integrated wholes. Physical anthropology - the study of human biolo
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SRS 1110 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1-9: Liminality

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19 Apr 2015
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Separation individuals are removed of his or her status . Transition several activities take place that bring about the change in status. Incorporation
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SRS 1110 Chapter Notes - Chapter All: Collective Unconscious, Shamanism In Siberia, Palmistry

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8 Mar 2016
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SRS 1110 Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Modern Paganism, Witch-Hunt, Entheogen

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19 Apr 2016
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Many contemporary pagans believe that the burning times was an actual historical period placed somewhat fuzzily in the time between the 12th and 18th c
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SRS1110 Chapter Class Readings: March 2, 2017 - Alexandrian, Charles Arnold, Gerald Gardner, Gardenarian, Margaret Murray, Alexander Sanders, Doreen Valiant, Wiccan Church of Canada

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8 Mar 2017
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Rituals are formal and heavily indebted to western ceremonial magic. Ritual year divides year between the holly king and the oak king. Rituals that dea
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SRS 1110 Chapter Notes - Chapter Class Readings : Ceremonial Magic, Kabbalah, Tarot Card Games

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5 Mar 2017
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Refers to a wide variety of methods aiming to determine the will of the god(s) or goddess(es) One of the oldest magical skills used by humans. Magical
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SRS 1110 Chapter Notes - Chapter Class Readings : Dark Moon, Deep Ecology, Beltane

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5 Mar 2017
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The goddess aka the great goddess, great mother, mother earth, gaia. Main focus of ritual for most neopagans (especially wiccans and dianics) Central,
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SRS 1110 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Ethnocentrism, Cultural Relativism

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18 Apr 2016
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The book will examine the religious lives of a broad range of humans communities from an anthropological perspective. Anthropology refers to the study
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SRS1110 Chapter Class Readings: February 13, 2017 - Aleister Crowley, Paths, Occult Precursors, Order of the Temple of the Orient, Thelema

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8 Mar 2017
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Perhaps one of the most controversial people in the realm of magic and witchcraft. Brought up in a narrow-minded, christian family he rebelled against
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SRS 1110 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Ornithomancy, Oneiromancy, Necromancy

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19 Apr 2016
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From the latin divinare (to foretell, predict), refers to a wide variety of different methods aimed at determining the will of the gods/goddesses. The
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SRS 1110 Chapter Notes - Chapter Class Readings : Greco-Roman Mysteries, Cunning Folk, Eleusinian Mysteries

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7 Mar 2017
5
Many believe this to be a true historical period, between the twelfth and eighteenth century. Some say witch hunts were a systematic effort by the cath
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