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HUM 105 History And Archaeology Of Human Sacrifice




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We think of human sacrifice as a primitive trait, limited Standard Refund and Withdrawal Policy - see back of form o Standard Refund and Withdrawal Policy - see back of form or: conted.ucalgary.ca/refundr: conted.ucalgary.ca/refund to a few bloodsoaked barbarians?but the truth is very different. This course offers a descriptive survey of human sacrifice through the ages and around the world: the victims, the practitioners, the reasons, the ways. The emphasis is onsacrifice as a nearly universal human behaviour, hedged about with taboos, conditions and an astonishing variety of beliefs.



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