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Author Briggs, Robin.

Title Witches & neighbors : the social and cultural context of European witchcraft / Robin Briggs.

Imprint New York : Viking, 1996.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  133.43094 B768w 1996    ---  Available
 Axe Special Collections Whitehead  133.43094 B768w 1996 c.2  ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 1st American ed.
Description xviii, 456 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 413-440) and index.
Contents Myths of the perfect witch -- The experience of bewitchment -- Supernatural power and magical remedies -- The projection of evil -- Witch-finders and witch cures -- Love and hatred : spouses and kin -- Men against women : the gendering of witchcraft -- The age of iron -- The web of power -- Internal and external worlds.
Subject Witchcraft -- Europe -- History.
Persecution -- Europe -- History.
Added Title Witches and neighbors
ISBN 0670835897 (alk. paper)
9780670835898 (alk. paper)
Standard No. NLGGC 149455275
NZ1 3843898
AU@ 000012489591

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