erving goffman 11 june 1922 19 november 1982 was a canadianamerican sociologist social psychologist and writer considered by some the most influential american sociologist of the twentieth century in 2007 he was listed by the times higher education guide as the sixth mostcited author in the humanities and social sciences behind anthony giddens pierre bourdieu and michel.
wicca english ˈ w ɪ k ə also termed pagan witchcraft is a contemporary pagan new religious movementit was developed in england during the first half of the 20th century and was introduced to the public in 1954 by gerald gardner a retired british civil servantwicca draws upon a diverse set of ancient pagan and 20thcentury hermetic motifs for its theological structure and ritual.
Circumcision is the removal of the foreskin of the penis the rite of circumcision brit milah is one of the most ancient practices of judaismthe commandment to circumcise male children was given to abraham in the torah genesis 17717314 and repeated in leviticus 123.
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latin american art latin american art artistic traditions that developed in mesoamerica central america and south america after contact with the spanish and the portuguese beginning in 1492 and 1500 respectively and continuing to the present read.
United grand lodge complete texts of masonic rituals three craft degrees and royal arch the following rituals are copied directly from the small black craft and red.
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Ho chi minh the enemy of the united states in the vietnam war was initially a friend he worked with us special forces in rescuing downed american airmen and providing intelligence on japanese movements during the last year of world war ii.
some medical terms used in old records death records beginning in the late 1880s generally provided a cause of death this gives the genealogical researcher clues to the life times travails and challenges of their ancestors.