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  Volume 8, Number 2, Winter 2013

Table of Contents


Gorgias on Magic

pp. 119-131

Political Uses of Wugu Sorcery in Imperial China: A Cross-Cultural Perspective

pp. 132-161

The Wide Woman: A Neglected Epithet in the Malleus Maleficarum

pp. 162-170

Divination by Dropping Shells (wad‘) in Ṣan‘ā’, Yemen

pp. 171-193


England’s First Demonologist: Reginald Scot and “The Discoverie of Witchcraft.” by Philip C. Almond (review)

pp. 194-196

Laus Platonici Philosophi: Marsilio Ficino and His Influence ed. by Stephen Clucas, Peter J. Forshaw, and Valery Rees (review)

pp. 196-199

A History of Medieval Heresy and Inquisition by Jennifer Kolpacoff Deane (review)

pp. 199-202

Love Cures: Healing and Love Magic in Old French Romance by Laine E. Doggett (review)

pp. 202-204

When God Talks Back: Understanding the American Evangelical Relationship with God by Tanya Marie Luhrmann (review)

pp. 204-209

Sacred Play: Ritual and Humor in South Asian Religions ed. by Selva J. Raj and Corinne G. Dempsey (review)

pp. 209-215

A Kingdom of Stargazers: Astrology and Authority in the Late Medieval Crown of Aragon by Michael A. Ryan (review)

pp. 215-217

Witchcraft and Inquisition in Early Modern Venice by Jonathan Seitz (review)

pp. 217-220

The Black Legend of Prince Rupert’s Dog: Witchcraft and Propaganda during the English Civil War by Mark Stoyle (review)

pp. 220-222

Magic, Body and the Self in Eighteenth-Century Sweden by Jaqueline Van Gent (review)

pp. 222-225

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