Popol Vuh

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Keyla Abigail Acosta
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June Monday 18, 2012
The Popol Vuh and Other Similaries Universal Myth There are many wondrous, mysterious aspects of life which cannot be explained with scientific or measurable proof. Often one of the biggest debates and questions raised among scholars, let alone humans in general, is how we came to be. How were we, and everything else on this earth, created? Why do humans have flaws and commit sins? Many will try and side with whatever view fits their lifestyle, religion, or culture. Most likely if one was brought up to believe in many Gods, they will continue believing this for the rest of their life. Although there is no concrete way to know exactly how our creation came about, history has left us some creation myths which serve to point us in the right direction by hypothesizing the events that led up to human creation. The society is an organization of people who set socials relations between its members and to share cultural interest, economic resources, and political ideas for a better living. Throughout history society has been structured since its establishment with levels, classes; also the product of population growth and divisions of labor have established different social classes that vary from one society to another. In most cases, there are upper classes who are the minority and lower classes who are the majority, and this structure has remained to this day, even with the addition of state to society, that most of the constitutions of states countries have been unable to set equal status for each member of society so, it is clear economical. According to Karl Marx “social class are groups o individuals defined by the same categorization of their ways of relating to the material means of production”. (Historical Materialism). To differentiate social…...

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