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Synonyms for animist

one who accepts the doctrine of animism

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of or pertaining to the doctrine of animism


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The latter converted to Islam at the time of Sharif Kabungsuwan's arrival (believed to have taken place in 1414), but the former held fast to his animist faith.
On loan for the first time from European and American private collections, the works on display that were sculpted by the animist people of the country's northern highlands reveal a level of perfection that confirms their place among the masterpieces of global art.
The primary text includes the following essays: Christophe Van Gerrewey, "Theatre Between Performance and Installation: Three Contemporary Belgian Examples" (17-30); Klaas Tindemans, "The Fourth Wall, or the Rift Between Citizen and Government: Another Attempt at a Conceptual Synthesis of Theatre and Politics" (31-42); Nancy Delhalle, "Using Recorded Images for Political Purposes" (43-56); Anna Teresa Scheer, "A Campsite for the Avant-Garde and a Church in Cyberspace: Christoph Schilingensief's Dialogue with Avant-Gardism" (57-76); Evelien Jonckheere, "Echoes from the Animist Past: Abattoir Ferme's Dark Backward and Abysm of Time" (77-89); Jeroen Coppens, "Folding Mutants or Crumbling Hybrids?
These animist machines celebrate their absurdity, taking on lives of their own.
This is how animist Bhutan became Buddhist Bhutan in four centuries.
Like many Indonesians, Lolo followed a brand of Islam that could make room for the remnants of more ancient animist and Hindu faiths.
He had an extra-earthly animist belief system that blended with his fiction and nonfiction writings; here it would find its affirmation.
Here I want to set out these new animist views and then consider how they relate to central Australian and Warlpiri ethnography.
The referendum was stipulated in the 2005 Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) which ended the two decades war between the the largely Christian and animist south Sudan and the mostly Muslim North.
Tensions are so high regarding the votes that could see the mainly Christian and animist south secede from Sudan, dominated by Arab Muslims in the north, that there are fears the civil war that ended five years ago could be reignited.
In contrast to these notions of "human" as the negation of animal or as a species that comes into being by mastering or overcoming "the animal within," many animist cultures understand human identity as that which can only come into being through a dialogical relationship with nonhuman nature (Ingold 114).
The referendum will determine whether-the mostly Christian and animist Southern Sudan will have independence from the Arabic-speaking Muslim north.
In fact, the influence of Christianity is greatest among this group; while rural populations are mainly animist.
Egypt has been looking to improve ties with south Sudan ahead of a planned 2011 referendum that would determine whether the largely Christian and animist south can secede from the Muslim north.
A 2005 peace deal to end a 22-year civil war between the largely Christian and animist south Sudan and the mostly Muslim north, included autonomy for the South, a share in oil revenues and a path to independence via the referendum in January 2011.