2 assignments 1-2 pages each credible sources

Assignment

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In a 1-2-page research essay, identify, research, and describe a religious myth. Explain the purpose of the myth (creation, cleansing, destruction, etc). Critique the ways that the myth functions in the religion and the impact that it has on the worldview of the religion’s followers. Be sure to address the following questions:

  • What is the message of the myth?
  • Does it offer behavior suggestions, a legacy, a specific purpose for the religion, etc?
  • Do all of the religion’s followers interpret the myth in the same way? How might it be misinterpreted (intentionally or unintentionally)? What impact does the interpretation have on how followers view the world and other religions?

Use a minimum of two sources to identify and describe the myth (these can be religious texts or secondary sources). Be sure to cite all source material according to APA guidelines.

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In a 1-2-page research paper, explore the conflict between China and Tibet that lead to the exile of the Dali Lama in 1959. Using a minimum of two sources, summarize the main events that preceded the exile and the current position of both sides. Analyze the impact of Buddhism on the sequence of events. How does the Dali Lama’s religion influence his reactions and decisions? What specific aspects of Buddhism inform the politics of the situation? What is the current status of the conflict? Sources should be cited in APA format. (credible sources only, can use google scholar on both assignments)

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