Complex of religious and social beliefs and practices whereby individuals or groups of people identify with or consider themselves to be in close kinship or spiritual affinity with a specific natural object or plant or animal species.

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15435

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Complex of religious and social beliefs and practices whereby individuals or groups of people identify with or consider themselves to be in close kinship or spiritual affinity with a specific natural object or plant or animal species.

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Title
totemism
Date Published
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
April 22, 2021