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" Spiritual beings are held to affect or control the events of the material world, and man's life here and hereafter; and it being considered that they hold intercourse with men, and receive pleasure or displeasure from human actions, the belief in their... "
Primitive Culture: Researches Into the Development of Mythology, Philosophy ... - Page 381
by Edward Burnett Tylor - 1871 - 426 pages
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God and Creation

Robert Reid Howison - Creation - 1883 - 578 pages
...so adroitly presented by Doctor Tylor. His own words, introducing his doctrines of "Animism," are: "Spiritual beings are held to affect or control the...naturally, and it might almost be said inevitably, to active reverence and propitiation."1 Hence we have his account of numerous evidences of a faith...
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God and Creation

Robert Reid Howison - Creation - 1883 - 578 pages
...so adroitly presented by Doctor Tylor. His own words, introducing his doctrines of "Animism," are: "Spiritual beings are held to affect, or control the...their existence leads naturally, and it might almost l>e said inevitably, to active reverence and propitiation." J Hence we have his account of numerous...
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Progress, Volume 3

1897
...constitute a religion. — CP Tiele, Encyc. Britt., Art " Religions." (3) Relation of Belief to Worship.— Spiritual beings are held to affect or control the...existence leads naturally, and it might almost be said inevitablv, sooner or later, to active reverence and propitiation. — E. B Tylor, " Primitive Culture."...
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Natives of Northern India

William Crooke - Ethnology - 1907 - 270 pages
...own.' ' It divides,' writes Professor Tylor, who invented the name, 'into two great dogmas forming part of one consistent doctrine : first, concerning souls...belief in their existence leads naturally, and it might also be said No. 26 CL, O S — inevitably, sooner or later to active reverence and propitiation. Thus...
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Natives of northern India. (Native races of the Brit. empire).

William Crooke - 1907
...' It divides,' writes Professor Tylor, who invented the name, ' into two great dogmas forming part of one consistent doctrine : first, concerning souls...belief in their existence leads naturally, and it might also be said No. 26 z u I inevitably, sooner or later to active reverence and propitiation. Thus Animism,...
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The People of India

Sir Herbert Hope Risley - Anthropometry - 1908 - 289 pages
...upward to the rank of powerful deities. Spiritual beings are held to affect or control the «vents of the material world, and man's life here and hereafter...belief in their existence leads naturally, and it might also be said inevitably, sooner or later to active reverence and propitiation. Thus Animism, in its...
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Classical Approaches to the Study of Religion: Aims, Methods, and ..., Volume 1

Jacques Waardenburg - Religion - 1999 - 742 pages
...rejection of, ancestral faiths; and such newer developments do not affect the present enquiry as to the fundamental religious condition of mankind. Animism...and it might almost be said inevitably, sooner or later to active reverence and propitiation. Thus Animism, in its full development, includes the belief...
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CyberAsia: The Internet And Society in Asia

Zaheer Baber - Social Science - 2005 - 241 pages
...animist not passive objects but entities with good and bad intentions. In this context, Tylor writes, "spiritual beings are held to affect or control the...material world, and man's life here and hereafter" (1977:426). Tylor's definition of animism has been criticized by many authors (Hamilton, 1995:45-54)....
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In de ban van moderniteit

2005 - 181 pages
...passieve objecten, maar entiteiten met (soms) goede en (soms) kwade intenties. Of, zoals Tylor schrijft: "Spiritual beings are held to affect or control the...events of the material world, and man's life here and hereafter".4 Tylors definitie van animisme is door verschillende auteurs onder vuur genomen.5 De meest...
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Theories of Religion: A Reader

Seth Daniel Kunin, Jonathan Miles-Watson - Religion - 2006 - 524 pages
...rejection of, ancestral faiths; and such newer developments do not affect the present enquiry as to the fundamental religious condition of mankind. Animism...and it might almost be said inevitably, sooner or later to active reverence and propitiation. Thus Animism, in its full development, includes the belief...
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