BEGINNING OF RELIGION

@article{Wunn2000BEGINNINGOR,
  title={BEGINNING OF RELIGION},
  author={Ina Wunn},
  journal={Numen},
  year={2000},
  volume={47},
  pages={417-452}
}
  • I. Wunn
  • Published 2000
  • Philosophy
  • Numen
Summary In the last two decades, the study of Palaeolithic religion has come to be of increasing concern to both scholars of the history of religion and archaeologists. In this paper the appropriateness of some recent views in the interpretation of the archaeological findings is re-evaluated. The conclusion of this study is that neither evidence of early ritual practises nor of belief in an afterlife can be endorsed. All relevant conceptions of that kind are either products of a certain mental… 
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