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Religion and magic

Author: KOCE-TV (Television station : Huntington Beach, Calif.); Coast Community College District.; Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, inc.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Insight Media, ©1983.
Series: Faces of culture, no. 19.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Explores the relationship between religion and culture. While all cultures exhibit some religious practices and beliefs, the forms taken are diverse. The animism practiced by American Indians, the mixture of ancient religion and Roman Catholicism among the Highland Maya, the ritual of Eka Dasa Rudra among the Balinese and successful and unsuccessful modern movements serve to illustrate the thesis.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: KOCE-TV (Television station : Huntington Beach, Calif.); Coast Community College District.; Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, inc.
OCLC Number: 27826076
Credits: Executive producer, Sandee Harden ; producer, Ira R. Abrams.
Performer(s): David Carradine.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (29 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Series Title: Faces of culture, no. 19.
Responsibility: produced by KOCE-TV ; produced by the Coast Community College in cooperation with Holt, Rinehart and Winston.

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Explores the relationship between religion and culture. While all cultures exhibit some religious practices and beliefs, the forms taken are diverse. The animism practiced by American Indians, the mixture of ancient religion and Roman Catholicism among the Highland Maya, the ritual of Eka Dasa Rudra among the Balinese and successful and unsuccessful modern movements serve to illustrate the thesis.

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