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Objective: Understanding ritualistic burials.
1) 1) List as many cultures as possible that go through a ritual upon the death of someone. Which cultures have what in common? Which cultures perform the most elaborate ceremonies? Which perform the most mundane?
2) How has the way we perceive death changed over the eons? Has it become less or more spiritual? In what ways?
3) Define at least one major difference between ancient and...
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