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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Campbell say Medieval society was based on?
2. What did Campbell say formed the mystery of the Orient?
3. How did Campbell describe meditation?
4. What did Campbell say made narratives complex?
5. What did Campbell say should not be comfortable in church?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did Campbell say was the second function of metaphor?
2. How did Campbell describe myths?
3. How did the Shinto religion differ from most Western religions?
4. What was the metaphor used by Paul to describe the crucifixion?
5. What did Campbell say metaphors truly described?
6. How did scholars and theologians differ when studying metaphor?
7. What did Campbell say caused the fall of the Medieval society?
8. Why did Campbell like visiting Japan so much?
9. What did Campbell say allowed radiance in life?
10. Why did Campbell say it was useful to study many different religious traditions?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Science was a major theme in this book. Where did it appear, and how was it used to further the informational tone of the book?
Essay Topic 2
How did Campbell say technology was changing the religious landscape at this time in history?
Essay Topic 3
What were some of the different reasons given for the death of Christ, and how did these affect Campbell's ideas about Christianity?
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