Beliefs in Society

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what is animism mean
an early form of religion that claims all plants, animals and humans have spirits or souls
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disenchantment means
The magical and mystical elements of life are displaced by rational scientific explanations
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what did marx mean by religion being opium of people
religion helps people to deal with pain but distorts relaity
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durkheim's definition of collective conscience
set of values and morals shared by everyone in society
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what is a substantive definition of religion
defining religion by the contents of the religion
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what is enlightenment
objective truth transcends all cultural basis of knowledge and can provide factual evidence of reality which religion cannot
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what is a marxist view on religion
religion enforces a false class consciousness
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what did bellah mean by civil religion
a secular religion that unites people in multi-faith societies by instilling a spiritual patroitism
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what doctrine dominated the 1960's and 1970's involving catholic priests in south america
liberation theology
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what is totemism
the worship of an object or animal that has a divine significance
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what is a belief system
any intergrated set of ideas which influence the way people see the world
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