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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 Jung say was the most important religious document?
2. How did Campbell define transcendence?
3. Why did educated men misread ancient texts?
4. What was the first country to establish a Goddess cult?
5. What did Thomas Merton study?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did Campbell say about spiritually enlightened people in history?
2. What were Campbell's early religious roots?
3. What did Jung call the most significant religious document, and why?
4. What significance did the Tower of Babel have on history?
5. How did Campbell say men should study Genesis and Exodus in the Bible?
6. Why did Campbell say humans began creating myths?
7. How did Campbell describe his idea of Heaven?
8. How are Judaism and Hinduism opposites of each other?
9. What did Campbell think the Space Age did to religious ideals?
10. What did Campbell say a lot of history was created by?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How did Campbell say technology was changing the religious landscape at this time in history?
Essay Topic 2
What are some of the different religions that have a cross as a significant symbol, and how did Campbell say this affected his feelings and thoughts on religion?
Essay Topic 3
What is literalism, and how did this concept affect the progression of religious ideas?
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