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REL FINAL: Modernity
8 characteristics of modernity that se…
What was the primary aim of modernism…
Liberalism:
Role of reason in liberalism:
•Evolution (new perspective on Bible)... •Industrialization... •Urb…
Allow christianity to "fit in" with modern society
Tolerance and open-mindedness
•Reason instead of emotion/spiritual ... •Will try to merge scie…
8 characteristics of modernity that se…
•Evolution (new perspective on Bible)... •Industrialization... •Urb…
What was the primary aim of modernism…
Allow christianity to "fit in" with modern society
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Phil./Rel.: Modern Religions in America
-1730-40's ... -in America and Europe ... -b…
-1790-1840's... -revived religious spirit…
-when a schoolteacher was taken to cou…
someone who believes God created the u…
First Great Awakening
Second Great Awakening
Scopes Monkey Trial
Deist
-1730-40's ... -in America and Europe ... -b…
First Great Awakening
-1790-1840's... -revived religious spirit…
Second Great Awakening
Physics - Modern physics/ space relativity
Light always moves at what speed...
Einsteins 4 theses
size of atoms
Exploration of Brownian motion
the speed of light!... it is the same no matter what ... always C
1. size of atoms... 2. exloration of brownian motion... 3. nature o…
-Uses liquid solubility tables to estimate size ... -results are…
-Brownian motion is the random motion of tiny particles 1st o…
Light always moves at what speed...
the speed of light!... it is the same no matter what ... always C
Einsteins 4 theses
1. size of atoms... 2. exloration of brownian motion... 3. nature o…
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Rel and modern world final asu
Hammoudi confesses that what took him…
"In Training and Ghosts of the Self,"…
Luhrmann tells us that today, "the dee…
Luhrmann writes: "The God of this evan…
Malaise meaning uneasiness. It colors his life to the extent…
As an anthropologist, you study a group from the outside. How…
This idea that Luhrmann is talking about in the preface is al…
Religion is thriving in the modern world because the evangeli…
Hammoudi confesses that what took him…
Malaise meaning uneasiness. It colors his life to the extent…
"In Training and Ghosts of the Self,"…
As an anthropologist, you study a group from the outside. How…
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REL 150: Modern Biblical Interpretations
What is a kind of literature in which…
Who asserts that God chose human being…
Who's approach allows that God is the…
Who understands the Bible in a literal…
Allegory
Literalists
Contextualists
Contextualists
What is a kind of literature in which…
Allegory
Who asserts that God chose human being…
Literalists
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REL Final: Modernity & Christianity in the 19th Century
What is modernity?
19th century Evangelicalism: necessity…
19th century Evangelicalism: Holy life…
19th century Evangelicalism: 3 public…
Optimism of human progress through education, reason, and sci…
Faith and personal conversion (religious experience)
Holy Spirit
Abolitionist movement, prohibition movement, prison and labor…
What is modernity?
Optimism of human progress through education, reason, and sci…
19th century Evangelicalism: necessity…
Faith and personal conversion (religious experience)
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Modern Physics (PHYS 211) Classical Relativity
Paradigm Shift
Invariant under coordinate transformat…
event
standard configuration
Drastic change in beliefs held
Regardless of coordinate system used, you get the same quanti…
Set of 4 space-time coordinates (x, y, z, t (time))
Both reference frames/scenarios agree to set times at 0 at sa…
Paradigm Shift
Drastic change in beliefs held
Invariant under coordinate transformat…
Regardless of coordinate system used, you get the same quanti…
Craig Allert, Rels 160 A, Final Terms (Modernity + Post-modernity), Intro to Theology
Modernity
Modernity is a recognized change from:
Modernity as it relates to Superstition:
Modernity as it relates to Freedom:
Seeks to emancipate human reason from authority of all tradit…
Bewailing the 'fall of man' to praising the progress of human…
A change from 'Medieval theism' to the 'rationality of modern…
Servitude under what was portrayed as the burden of an oppres…
Modernity
Seeks to emancipate human reason from authority of all tradit…
Modernity is a recognized change from:
Bewailing the 'fall of man' to praising the progress of human…
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sparknotes key formulas (modern physics + relativity)
Time
Length
Velocity
Mass
t=t0/(sqrt(1-v²/c²))
l=l0(1-sqrt(1-v²/c²))
v=(u+v0)/(1+uv0/c²)
m=m0/(1-v0²/c²)
Time
t=t0/(sqrt(1-v²/c²))
Length
l=l0(1-sqrt(1-v²/c²))
REL 12/2 Contemporary Religious Politics: Modernity & Secularism
Themes of Secularization
Disenchantment
Varieties of Secularism
Decline of religion
-Disenchantment... -rise of science... -age of reason... -age of revol…
Idea that religious beliefs are no longer valid ways of think…
-Decline of religion... -Public/Private religious distinction... -C…
-disenchantment... -early supporters like Voltaire & Thomas Jeff…
Themes of Secularization
-Disenchantment... -rise of science... -age of reason... -age of revol…
Disenchantment
Idea that religious beliefs are no longer valid ways of think…
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Evolution of the Earth: The Relative Geologic Time Scale and Modern Concepts of Stratigraphy
terrigenous clastics
chemical precipitates
clastic sediments
suspended load
grains broken from other (older) rocks, transported and then…
minerals precipitated in situ, either inorganically from ions…
broken from other rocks
sediment transported within the water column, out of contact…
terrigenous clastics
grains broken from other (older) rocks, transported and then…
chemical precipitates
minerals precipitated in situ, either inorganically from ions…
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Evolution of the Earth: The Relative Geologic Time Scale and Modern Concepts of Stratigraphy
terrigenous clastics
chemical precipitates
clastic sediments
suspended load
grains broken from other (older) rocks, transported and then…
minerals precipitated in situ, either inorganically from ions…
broken from other rocks
sediment transported within the water column, out of contact…
terrigenous clastics
grains broken from other (older) rocks, transported and then…
chemical precipitates
minerals precipitated in situ, either inorganically from ions…
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Geology Exam 2- Relative Proportions of Silicate Minerals: Modern
Equivalent mineral to rhyolite
Equivalent mineral to dacite
Equivalent mineral to andesite
Equivalent mineral to basalt
Granite
Granodiorite
Diorite
gabbro
Equivalent mineral to rhyolite
Granite
Equivalent mineral to dacite
Granodiorite
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Chapter 4: The Relative Geologic Time Scale and Modern Concepts of Stratigraphy
Principle of lateral continuity
What are the different eras of the mod…
What are the different Periods?
What are the different Epoch's?
states that layers of sediment initially extend laterally in…
Cenozoic, Mesozoic, Paleozoic
Neogene, Paleogene, Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic, Permlan,…
Holocene, Pleistocene, Pliocene, Miocene, Oligocene, Eocene,…
Principle of lateral continuity
states that layers of sediment initially extend laterally in…
What are the different eras of the mod…
Cenozoic, Mesozoic, Paleozoic
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Governing Modern Britain-Parliament: Relative powers of Commons and Lords
When did the House of Lords lose it's…
Parliament Act 1911
Parliament Act 1949
How many times has the Parliament Act…
Early 20th century.
Lords tried to block Government's budget.... Caused a constituti…
Introduced the Lord's right to delay a bill for 1 year before…
4.
When did the House of Lords lose it's…
Early 20th century.
Parliament Act 1911
Lords tried to block Government's budget.... Caused a constituti…
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Quiz two RELS
Bhakti Yoga
Karma Yoga
Jnana Yoga
Ramyana
Devotion and emotional form of worship
The path of unselfish duty performed neither in fear or punis…
The way of knowledge; scriptural knowledge, one may achieve a…
One of two epics. The Hero of this epic is Rama, whose father…
Bhakti Yoga
Devotion and emotional form of worship
Karma Yoga
The path of unselfish duty performed neither in fear or punis…
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RELS 303 Exam 2
Israel
Tribe
The Temple
Old Literary Criticism
Can refer to the northern tribes settled in the northern high…
a unit of sociopolitical organization consisting of groups de…
2 temples, first destroyed by Babylonians who exiled the Isra…
an ancient way to approach the text found in early church int…
Israel
Can refer to the northern tribes settled in the northern high…
Tribe
a unit of sociopolitical organization consisting of groups de…
Rels 100 - Final
Torah
Tanak
Sabbath
Orthodox
"Teaching" - first 5 books of Hebrew scripture- additional in…
Complete Hebrew scriptures: Torah, prophets and writings
"Rest"- 7th day (Saturday): Day of rest and prayer
Most Traditional Branch of Judaism
Torah
"Teaching" - first 5 books of Hebrew scripture- additional in…
Tanak
Complete Hebrew scriptures: Torah, prophets and writings
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RELS Quiz 3
islamist groups or islamism
role of ijtihad
Kharijites
role of ijm'a
defined primarily by their desire for an islamic state. usual…
individual interpretation of the qur'an and sunna. has been s…
use of jihad or holy war against lapsed muslims, 7th century…
consensus of community. community understood as the consensus…
islamist groups or islamism
defined primarily by their desire for an islamic state. usual…
role of ijtihad
individual interpretation of the qur'an and sunna. has been s…
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Modernity
5,000 years of continuous history
500 B.C.
221 B.C.
1368-1644
China traces its history back over 5000 years. It is a common…
-era of Confucius, Laozi, and Siddhartha Gautama... -late zhou…
start of Qin Dynasty and unification of Chinese nation
Ming Dynasty (China)... -weak imperial leadership - no more chan…
5,000 years of continuous history
China traces its history back over 5000 years. It is a common…
500 B.C.
-era of Confucius, Laozi, and Siddhartha Gautama... -late zhou…
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Modernity & War
Abstract art
Bolsheviks
Impressionism
Trench Warfare
fhgh
feuahiaef
an artistic movement that originated in France in the 1870s.…
warfare in which the opposing forces attack and counterattack…
Abstract art
fhgh
Bolsheviks
feuahiaef
Modernity
A term used to describe
This drastic change in society was mad…
People lived longer because
Birth rates among middle class women d…
A faster pace of life, rise of mass politics, decline of rura…
Period of relative peace because of the Concert of Europe, ti…
they are healthier, higher food supply, improvement in medici…
They're working, more expensive to have children, birth control
A term used to describe
A faster pace of life, rise of mass politics, decline of rura…
This drastic change in society was mad…
Period of relative peace because of the Concert of Europe, ti…
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RELS
Anatman
Mahayana
Middle Path
4 noble truths
Buddhism: No eternal soul, Impermanence
Buddhism: East Asia "greater vehicle" multiple buddhas
Buddhism: right understanding, right thought/or motive, right…
buddhism: life involves suffering, cause of suffering is desi…
Anatman
Buddhism: No eternal soul, Impermanence
Mahayana
Buddhism: East Asia "greater vehicle" multiple buddhas
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chapter 24-modernity
marie and Pierre Curie
Max Planck
Albert Einstein
theory of relativity
discovered the element radium gave off rays of radiation that…
(1858-1947) maintained that energy is radiated discontinously…
(1879-1955) in 1905 published paper called The Elctro-dynamic…
space and tim are not absolute but interwoven into what Einst…
marie and Pierre Curie
discovered the element radium gave off rays of radiation that…
Max Planck
(1858-1947) maintained that energy is radiated discontinously…
Rels 110 Unit 4
Mary Baker Eddy
Revelations of Christian Science
Christian Science Scriptures
Christian Science Beliefs ( God, matte…
founder of Christian Science
Tremendous physical pain, healed by Jesus who then gave Eddy…
Science and Health
god is pantheistic... matter exists but the spiritual reality is…
Mary Baker Eddy
founder of Christian Science
Revelations of Christian Science
Tremendous physical pain, healed by Jesus who then gave Eddy…
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vocab rels
tenrikyo
sati
juru
amma
Japanese new religion branched off Shinto
the act of a women burning herself to death after husband dies
spiritual leader
Hindu female guru meaning "the hugging saint"
tenrikyo
Japanese new religion branched off Shinto
sati
the act of a women burning herself to death after husband dies
Chinese religions rels 101
In Confucion teachings, the silver rul…
The Analects represents the teachings…
The Dao De Jing is believed to have be…
One of the most famous interpreters of…
shu
Confucius
Laozi
Mengzi
In Confucion teachings, the silver rul…
shu
The Analects represents the teachings…
Confucius
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Rels 247 Final
Worldview
Ethic
Ethos
Ecology
Ideas and assumptions about: human nature, time/history, god,…
A conception of how people ought to live and how they should…
A distinctive way of life shared by a group of people
The scientific study of relationships between organisms and t…
Worldview
Ideas and assumptions about: human nature, time/history, god,…
Ethic
A conception of how people ought to live and how they should…
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Age of Modernity & Anxiety
Development in New Sciences
Einstein's theory of relativity underm…
Philosphy
Sigmund Freud and Psychoanalysis:
Emergence of New Physics
In his Electro-Dynamics; "relativity theory" that Space + Tim…
Toward a New Understanding of the Irrational
Undermined optimism about the rational nature of the human mi…
Development in New Sciences
Emergence of New Physics
Einstein's theory of relativity underm…
In his Electro-Dynamics; "relativity theory" that Space + Tim…
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Rels101 Final
Ultra-Orthodox
Modern Orthodox
Reform
Pharisees
Haredi
Secular knowledge and integration with non-Jewish society
Synagogue used as spiritual elevation
Branch of Judaism under Hasmonean Rule that applies Torah to…
Ultra-Orthodox
Haredi
Modern Orthodox
Secular knowledge and integration with non-Jewish society
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Age of Modernity & Anxiety!
Development in New Sciences
Einstein's theory of relativity underm…
Philosophy
Sigmund & Psychoanalysis
Emergence of New Physics
In his Electro-Dynamics; "relativity theory" that Space + Tim…
Toward an New Understanding of the Irrational
Dialogue between therapists and patients where therapists pro…
Development in New Sciences
Emergence of New Physics
Einstein's theory of relativity underm…
In his Electro-Dynamics; "relativity theory" that Space + Tim…
RELS101 chinese religions
In Confucian teachings, the "silver ru…
the Analects represents the teachings of
the Dao De Jing is believed to have be…
one of the most famous interpreters of…
shu
Confucius
Laozi
mengzi
In Confucian teachings, the "silver ru…
shu
the Analects represents the teachings of
Confucius
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RELS 205 Midterm
Four modern challenges of studying Jesus
Jesus' physical appearance
Apollonius of Tyana**
Translation issues
1. Times have changed.... 2. We have perceived notions of Jesus.…
- Very unlikely that he was 6 feet tall... - Average Jewish man…
- Hundreds of thousands of followers during Jesus' time... - Mes…
- Jesus spoke Aramaic... - Original Bible is written in Greek an…
Four modern challenges of studying Jesus
1. Times have changed.... 2. We have perceived notions of Jesus.…
Jesus' physical appearance
- Very unlikely that he was 6 feet tall... - Average Jewish man…
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Rels 102 Midterm 2
Textual Criticism
4th Century CE
Traditional usage
Catholicity
Determining the original wording of the NT in light of existi…
When was the NT canon finalized
What is the criterion called that the church councils used to…
Which criterion of canonicity was used to determine whether o…
Textual Criticism
Determining the original wording of the NT in light of existi…
4th Century CE
When was the NT canon finalized
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final chapters RELS
the five officially recognized religio…
cultural revolution
marx and mao tse-tung
mao and the guarantee of religious fre…
buddhism, daoism, catholicism, protestantism, and islam
1966-69, devestating impact on religion in china, the removal…
both thought people should be liberated from religion and tha…
1954 constitution, did not include promulgation of religion,…
the five officially recognized religio…
buddhism, daoism, catholicism, protestantism, and islam
cultural revolution
1966-69, devestating impact on religion in china, the removal…
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RELS 101 - Oct. 4th
Canon
Pentateuch
Torah
Tanakh
A collection or list of sacred books accepted as genuine
The first five books of the Bible: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus…
The first five books of the Bible: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus…
Jewish holy text
Canon
A collection or list of sacred books accepted as genuine
Pentateuch
The first five books of the Bible: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus…
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Age of Modernity and Anxiety Key Terms
Development in New Sciences
Einstein's theory of relativity underm…
Philosphy
Sigmund Freud and Psychoanalysis:
Emergence of New Physics
In his Electro-Dynamics; "relativity theory" that Space + Tim…
Toward a New Understanding of the Irrational
Undermined optimism about the rational nature of the human mi…
Development in New Sciences
Emergence of New Physics
Einstein's theory of relativity underm…
In his Electro-Dynamics; "relativity theory" that Space + Tim…
RELS 200
Religion was defined by Emile Durkheim…
Ninian Smart suggests that African rel…
Which of the following people was call…
Religion has been defined by scholars…
A UNIFIED SYSTEM OF BELIEFS AND PRACTICES RELATIVE TO SACRED…
MODERN SCIENCE
MAX MULLER
A UNIFIED SYSTEM OF BELIEFS AND PRACTICES RELATIVE TO SACRED…
Religion was defined by Emile Durkheim…
A UNIFIED SYSTEM OF BELIEFS AND PRACTICES RELATIVE TO SACRED…
Ninian Smart suggests that African rel…
MODERN SCIENCE
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RELS Study Guide Exam 1 // Concepts and Key Terms
Bracketing
Emic vs. Etic
Talal Asad's Critique of Defining Reli…
Maximalist vs. Minimalist
Bracket out person beliefs
Emic... - Insider's Perspective... Etic... - Outsider's Perspecive
There is no Def for RELS
Maximalist... - RELS in all things... Minimalist... - Sometimes RELS…
Bracketing
Bracket out person beliefs
Emic vs. Etic
Emic... - Insider's Perspective... Etic... - Outsider's Perspecive
RELS 2001 Exam 1 Key Terms
Cosmogony
Cosmos
Chaos
Theophany
These are creation stories which orient us, tell us where our…
This is the ordered world that starts at the axis mundi. (Eli…
This is the world of the modern man, in which there is no ori…
A manifestation of the divine.
Cosmogony
These are creation stories which orient us, tell us where our…
Cosmos
This is the ordered world that starts at the axis mundi. (Eli…
RELS 1113 Exam 1 Study Guide
ancient wisdom narrative
agnosticism
alchemy
altered states of consciousness
an imagined history of religious truth that posits a line of…
position claiming that we cannot know the truth about religio…
a practice that combines chemical and spiritual techniques to…
forms of mind, often of an extreme religious nature, that are…
ancient wisdom narrative
an imagined history of religious truth that posits a line of…
agnosticism
position claiming that we cannot know the truth about religio…
rels midterm
fundamentalism
what do fundamentalist fight for
difference between fundamentalist and…
what is the problem with defending "on…
a religious way of being that manifests itself in a strategy…
authentic understanding of religion
fundamentalism may be defined as traditionalism made self awa…
a defense of one aspect of religion can be at the expense or…
fundamentalism
a religious way of being that manifests itself in a strategy…
what do fundamentalist fight for
authentic understanding of religion
Age of Modernity and Anxiety Key Terms
Einstein's theory of relativity underm…
Philosphy
Sigmund Freud and Psychoanalysis:
Emphasized role on the Irrational
In his Electro-Dynamics; "relativity theory" that Space + Tim…
Toward a New Understanding of the Irrational
Undermined optimism about the rational nature of the human mi…
Human behavior determined by the unconscious, by the earlier…
Einstein's theory of relativity underm…
In his Electro-Dynamics; "relativity theory" that Space + Tim…
Philosphy
Toward a New Understanding of the Irrational
RELS 200
Religion was defined by Emile Durkheim…
Ninian Smart suggests that African rel…
Which of the following people was call…
Religion has been defined by scholars…
Religion was defined by Emile Durkheim as:... A UNIFIED SYSTEM O…
Ninia Smart suggests that African religions have a particular…
Which of the following people was called the "father of compa…
Religion has been defined by scholars as:... A UNIFIED SYSTEM OF…
Religion was defined by Emile Durkheim…
Religion was defined by Emile Durkheim as:... A UNIFIED SYSTEM O…
Ninian Smart suggests that African rel…
Ninia Smart suggests that African religions have a particular…
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RELS 2001 Exam 1 Study Guide
religious man
modern man
polythetic
monothetic
a person of pre-modern society, hungers after the transcenden…
non-religious person (but s/he never gets away from religious…
multiple essences
one essence
religious man
a person of pre-modern society, hungers after the transcenden…
modern man
non-religious person (but s/he never gets away from religious…
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RELS 102 - Notes
canon
Canon
canon
Scripture
1st century refers to ethics, behaviour, measuring rod, stand…
2nd century refers to the rule of faith, summary of beliefs/s…
4th century is applied to writings
1st century referred to authoritative writings
canon
1st century refers to ethics, behaviour, measuring rod, stand…
Canon
2nd century refers to the rule of faith, summary of beliefs/s…
RELS 200 -- Test 1
Ninian Smart suggests that African rel…
Emile Durkheim defined religion as...
Cannon says that Naugle devotes an ent…
Why is the term "narrative paradigm" p…
Modern Sciences
"a unified system of beliefs and practices relative to sacred…
Michael Polanyi and Thomas Kuhn
In common usage myth means untrue
Ninian Smart suggests that African rel…
Modern Sciences
Emile Durkheim defined religion as...
"a unified system of beliefs and practices relative to sacred…
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Modern Biology Chapter 20
Predation
Interspecific competition
Symbiosis
Mutualism
A relationship between two species in which one species, the…
A relationship between two species in which both species comp…
A relationship in which two different organisms live in close…
A relationship between two species in which both species bene…
Predation
A relationship between two species in which one species, the…
Interspecific competition
A relationship between two species in which both species comp…
RELS Final
Worldview
Ethic
Ethos
Ecology
Consists of ideas and assumptions
A conception of how people ought to live and how they should…
A distinctive way-of-life shared by a group of people
the branch of biology that deals with the relations of organi…
Worldview
Consists of ideas and assumptions
Ethic
A conception of how people ought to live and how they should…
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rels test 1
Atheism means?
Evangelical atheist
According to Ernest Nagel the meaning…
Agnostics believe?
prefix 'a' means 'without' and greek theos means 'god' being…
Go around trying to convince everyone to become an atheist
A child who has received not religious instruction and hasn't…
God may or may not exist
Atheism means?
prefix 'a' means 'without' and greek theos means 'god' being…
Evangelical atheist
Go around trying to convince everyone to become an atheist
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