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/ˈæn əˌmɪz əm/ Show Spelled[an-uh-miz-uh m] Show IPA. noun. 1.

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Animism is the religious faith and life system of the tribal peoples of the world.
The World of Animism
Animism or folk religion, is a religion that sees a spirit or spiritual force behind every event In most parts of the world, animism blends in with formal religions.
Animism" Revisited
Animism" Revisited. Personhood, Environment, and. Relational Epistemologyl by Nurit Bird-David.
Animism - Religion and Nature
the term “animism” refers not to a type of religion but to a theory of religion.
Machinic Animism Angela Melitopoulos and Maurizio Lazzarato

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It begins with a girl: The Sponge Tree
In between filling our minds with facts about the Angkor temples, Buddhism, Hinduism, Animism, and Cambodian history, Sopanha tells us his own story. Sopanha is an orphan of the Khmer Rouge.
Peace brings tourists to a happy East Timor
As in the rest of the country, Catholicism and animism co-exist here and the village has a Catholic shrine along with its two traditional sacred houses.
Orang Rimba: Fast-breaking in the forest
“The Orang Rimba's ancestral belief is called basale, a kind of animism with a number of gods and rituals using various flowers known as babale.
Sharks, polar bears and otters are not simpler versions of ourselves
And animism, that most ancient of spiritual belief systems, finds its modern-day expression on YouTube (current favourites are baby hedgehog eating a carrot and sad cat in a bath).
A day of prayer actually isn't such a bad thing
That means that we are exposed to differing beliefs that may include Christianity, Islam, animism or humanism, even if we do not agree with them. However, we're not forced to join any of them.

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Animism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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The term animism is derived from the Latin word anima meaning breath or soul.
Animism | Define Animism at
/ˈæn əˌmɪz əm/ Show Spelled[an-uh-miz-uh m] Show IPA. noun. 1.
In this sense animism is the theory proposed by some evolutionists to account for the origin of religion.
Animism entailed worship of ancestors and spirit worship.

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