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Volume 4, Number 1, Summer 2009

Table of Contents

From: Magic, Ritual, and Witchcraft

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Better than Magic: Cornelius Agrippa and Lazzarellian Hermetism

pp. 1-25 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0128

Remaking Magic: The “Wizard of the North” and Contested Magical Mentalities in the Mid-Nineteenth Century Magic Show

pp. 26-51 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0131

Forum: Witchcraft in Early Modern Germany


pp. 52-53 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0134

Prelude: Early Witch-Hunting in Germany and Switzerland

pp. 54-61 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0137

The Political Aspects of the German Witch Hunts

pp. 62-81 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0121

Urban Witch Trials

pp. 82-89 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0124

Witchcraft Studies from the Perspective of Women’s and Gender History: A Report on Recent Research

pp. 90-99 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0127

Book Reviews

Beyond the Witch Trials: Witchcraft and Magic in Enlightenment Europe, and: Witchcraft Continued: Popular Magic in Modern Europe (review)

pp. 100-104 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0130

Under the Devil’s Spell: Witches, Sorcerers, and the Inquisition in Renaissance Italy (review)

pp. 104-107 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0133

The Secret History of Hermes Trismegistus: Hermeticism from Ancient to Modern Times (review)

pp. 107-109 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0136

Witchcraft, Exorcism and the Politics of Possession in a Seventeenth-Century Convent: “How Sister Ursula was Once Bewiched and Sister Margaret Twice” (review)

pp. 109-111 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0139

Wörterbuch des Aberglaubens (review)

pp. 111-114 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0123

The Secret Gospel of Mark Unveiled: Imagined Rituals of Sex, Death, and Madness in a Biblical Forgery (review)

pp. 114-117 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0126

Astrologie und Öffentlichkeit im Mittelalter (review)

pp. 117-119 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0129

Laboratories of Faith: Mesmerism, Spiritism, and Occultism in Modern France (review)

pp. 119-122 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0132

Distilling Knowledge: Alchemy, Chemistry, and the Scientific Revolution (review)

pp. 123-124 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0135

The Trial of Tempel Anneke: Records of a Witchcraft Trial in Brunswick, Germany, 1663 (review)

pp. 124-125 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0138

Contemporary Witch-Hunting in Gusii, Southwestern Kenya (review)

pp. 126-127 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0122

Folter und Hexenprozess: Die strafrechtliche Spruchpraxis der Juristenfakultät Rostock im 17. Jahrhundert (review)

pp. 128-130 | DOI: 10.1353/mrw.0.0125

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