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Mythology Terms (9/6/12)
A traditional story that forms the world view of a culture
the way that a culture is programmed to see reality
belief that things other than humans have souls
a non-religious story told for entertainment value. Everyone can tell one.
tells how things are created. Answer key questions ("border-guard" questions)
a group of gods
belief in one god
belief in more than one god
archetyped character that rebels against authority, often causes chaos (which causes change)
basic human question
Answers elementary idea(r)s of each culture
one idea(r) that spreads and changes
separate stories that happen to be very similar