Durkheim originally investigates the ritual practices of the Intichiuma to understand the development of religion. In this tribe, a plant is marked as the sacred as it is pollinated and cared for by the Intichiuma. 1.394 palabras más
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Emile Durkheim seems to take a socio-reductionist approach to religion. That is, he reduces religion to society as something humanly created or projected onto reality. This can be seen on page 196: “So, we can say that it is man who makes his gods, or at least makes them endure, but at the same time it is through them that he himself endures” He elaborates on this further by using society as an example. 569 palabras más
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By Scott Merrill, Ph.D.
Is it a coincidence that America is the strongest, richest and most vibrant society and also the sole country whose national sport is gridiron football? 3.619 palabras más
Recently I read an article about the ethics in historical research written by Riikka Miettinen (2017). In her earlier studies, she has concentrated on the history of suicide in seventeenth-century Sweden (Miettinen 2015), and in the article, she discusses ethical aspects of suicide research. 1.979 palabras más