SC ANTH 102 - Interpretations of Magic and Witchcraft (5 pages)

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Lecture number:
5
Pages:
5
Type:
Lecture Note
School:
University Of South Carolina-Columbia
Course:
Anth 102 - Understand Other Cult
Edition:
1

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ANTH 102 1nd Edition Lecture 5 Outline of Last Lecture Magic Religion and Ritual I Notable Religious Theorists II Religion and Worldview a Worldview III Defining Religion a Animism IV Defining Magic a Types of Magic i Imitiative Magic ii Contagious Magic V An Evolutionary Approach a Magic Religion Science VI The Origins of Religion VII Religious Belief a Expressed in 2 ways i Myth ii Doctrine VIII Supernatural Forces and Beings These notes represent a detailed interpretation of the professor s lecture GradeBuddy is best used as a supplement to your own notes not as a substitute a Expressed in different forms cross culturally i Zoomorphic ii Anthropomorphic iii Pantheon iv Ancestor veneration IX Ritual a Periodic Rituals b Nonperiodic Rituals c Life cycle Rituals d Inversion Ritual e Sacrifice Ritual X Religious Specialists a Shaman b Priest Priestess c Diviner d Palm Reader e Prophet Outline of Current Lecture Interpretations of Magic and Witchcraf I Magic and Witchcraf II Magical Formula a Spells and Medicine b Fetish III Magic IV Interpreting Magic s Function V Interpreting Witchcraf s Function VI VII A Case Study in Zimbabwe a The Ndebele people b Defining Witchcraf in Zimbabwe i Witchcraf Suppression Act of 1899 c Recent Examples of Witchcraf in Zimbabwe i Mubobobo ii Tokoloshi iii Runyoka d Two Ways To Achieve the Status of Witch i Shave ii Apprentice and muti e Other Thoughts f Witchraf in Zimbabwe explains the inexplicable g Witchcraf Whites and other Non Blacks Final Thoughts Current Lecture Interpretations of Magic and Witchcraf VIII IX X XI Magic and Witchcraf a Magic and witchcraf highlight an underlying need for control of our social and physical environments b The terms are more than just heuristic labels magic and witchcraf are real in the sense that they actual classes of belief and practice related to the problem of human control c Magic and witchcraf are means to attain control Magical Formula a A spoken and acted ritual ofen called a spell combined



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