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Witch hunting, magic, and the new philosophy

Brian Easlea

Witch hunting, magic, and the new philosophy

an introduction to debates of the scientific revolution, 1450-1750

by Brian Easlea

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Published by Harvester Press, Humanities Press in Brighton, Sussex, Atlantic Highlands, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe.,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Science -- Social aspects -- Europe.,
    • Science -- Europe -- History.,
    • Science -- Philosophy -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementBrian Easlea.
      SeriesHarvester studies in philosophy
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ175.52.E85 E2
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 283 p. :
      Number of Pages283
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3812413M
      ISBN 10039101806X, 0391018086
      LC Control Number81119864

      His publications on witchcraft include The Witch-Hunt in Early Modern Europe (3rd edn, ) and Witch-Hunting in Scotland: Law, Politics and Religion (). He is co-author of Witchcraft and Magic in Europe: The Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries () and the editor of The Witchcraft Sourcebook ().Cited by: 1.   This Is Not a Witch Hunt. which also offers an opportunity to reflect on how its present use may work a political dark magic all its own. There are witch stories from all over the world, and Europe experienced periodic paroxysms of witch-hunting into the eighteenth century, but the most famous North American witch hunt took place in Salem.

      Witch Hunting. Goodare, Julian. The European : Routledge, Levack, Brian P. The Witch-Hunt in Early Modern Europe. 3rd ed. Harlow, England Author: Bret Heim. The Witch-Hunt in Modern Europe by Brian Levack proved to be an interesting as well as insightful look at the intriguing world of the European practice of witchcraft and witch-hunts. The book offers a solid, reasonable interpretation of the accusation, prosecution, and execution for witchcraft in Europe between and Levack focuses mainly on.

      The Great Witch-Hunt in Europe. Une bete imparfaicte, sans foy, sans crainte, sans costance. (French 17th century saying about women) Down from the waiste they are Centaurs, Though Women all above, But to the girdle do the gods inherit, Beneath is all the fiends; There is .   Witch-hunting in Salem: The Case of William Barker In American historiography there is a particular focus on witch-hunting – especially as it occurred in Salem (and the larger Essex County region). The problem with the obsession over witch-hunting in Puritan New England is that the stereotypical images are precisely that, stereotypical.


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