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Bära Sorg Föra Liv: En studie om begravningsritualer bland syrianer/assyrier i hemlandet och i Sverige.
Linköping University, Department of Religion and Culture.
2005 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 points / 15 hpStudent thesisAlternative title
Carry Sorrow Conduct Life : A study about burial rituals among Syrian/Assyrian in homeland and in Sweden (English)
Abstract [en]

This essay describes the phases of funeral rituals between the Syrian/Assyrian, and compares the homeland with Sweden. It describes the stage of rituals according to Victor Turner schema of separation, margin or limin, and aggregation. The rituals religious significance agrees with Clifford Geertz’s theory about the importance of religious beliefs for the human being

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Institutionen för religion och kultur , 2005. , 35 p.
Keyword [en]
Clifford Geertz, philosophy of life, social anthropology, religion, faith, ritual, Syrians, Assyrian, Syria, Victor Turner
Keyword [sv]
socialantropologi, religion, tro, ritual, syrianer, assyrier, Syrien, Victor Turner, Clifford Geertz, livsåskådning
National Category
Social Anthropology
URN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-5255ISRN: LIU-IRK/SANT-C--05-006--SEOAI: diva2:21236
Available from: 2006-02-14 Created: 2006-02-14

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