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Topics for the Second Hum07 Paper

1.Using one or two examples, analyze the ways in which

Islamic architecture embodies the deeper values and ideas of


2.Christianity and Buddhism are both fundamentally focused

on alleviating suffering in the world through compassion, and

both religions have a rich artistic and cultural production

reflecting this idea.Using either religious writings or artworks

(or both), explore the ways these two traditions are similar

and in what ways they differ.

3.Hinduism, like Buddhism, believes that karma and our

misguided view of the self are what cause us to suffer in the

world.Using the Dhammapada and the Bhagavad Gita, analyze

the concepts of karma and self in these two religions.Do you

see them as the same or are they different