Human Rites: Rituals Bind Us, in Modern Societies and Prehistoric Tribes Alike. Can Our Loyalties Stretch to All of Humankind?


How important are rituals? Remember when mom made your favorite dinner or dessert? Memories invoke rituals. Family gatherings at holidays or special events? Sure, everybody celebrates the holidays, but our celebrations were the best and most comfortable. Remember when your mom or dad read you a bedtime story and you …