Religion and the decline of magic

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Scribner, 1971 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 716 pages
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Review: Religion and the Decline of Magic: Studies in Popular Beliefs in Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century England

User Review  - Jeremy - Goodreads

This book is mentioned in this article by Alan Jacobs in connection to Charles Taylor's A Secular Age. Read full review

Review: Religion and the Decline of Magic: Studies in Popular Beliefs in Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century England

User Review  - Chip - Goodreads

Truly fascinating! Loved the section on witches. Perhaps not a book to read straight thru but very engaging + insightful on parsing the roles of magic (charmers, astrologists, witches) + religion's response + effect. Read full review

Contents

The Environment
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RELIGION
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The Magic of the Medieval Church
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