Witchcraft in Europe and the New World, 1400-1800
This book illuminates the way in which people in the early modern era framed their ideas about the Creator and the created universe in terms of magic. This perspective informed and molded theology, philosophy, the law, medicine, and the sciences, as well as offered practical help with the problems of everyday life. The study of witchcraft (as a particular manifestation of...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published June 23rd 2001 by Palgrave Macmillan
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P. G. Maxwell-Stuart is a Research Fellow in the Department of History at the University of Aberdeen and an Honorary Lecturer in the Department of History in the University of St. Andrews.More about P.G. Maxwell-Stuart...