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The Resource Witchcraft narratives in Germany : Rothenburg 1561-1652, Alison Rowlands

Witchcraft narratives in Germany : Rothenburg 1561-1652, Alison Rowlands

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Witchcraft narratives in Germany : Rothenburg 1561-1652
Title
Witchcraft narratives in Germany
Title remainder
Rothenburg 1561-1652
Statement of responsibility
Alison Rowlands
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text looks at why witch-trials failed to escalate into 'witch-crazes' in certain parts of early modern Europe. Using the legal records of Rothenburg ob der Tauber, the book explores the social and psychological conflicts behind the making of accusations and confessions of witchcraft
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rowlands, Alison
Dewey number
133.4/3/094332
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BF1583
LC item number
.R69 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in early modern European history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Witchcraft
  • Witchcraft
  • Humanities
  • History
  • Regional and national history
  • European history
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • HISTORY
  • Witchcraft
  • Germany
  • Hexenverfolgung
  • Rothenburg ob der Tauber
  • Heksenprocessen
  • Hekserij
Label
Witchcraft narratives in Germany : Rothenburg 1561-1652, Alison Rowlands
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-238 and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix:
  • trials for witchcraft in Rothenburg ob der Tauber, 1549-1709
  • Map: place of origin of the sixty-five people involved in witchtrials in Rothenburg ob der Tauber, 1549-1709
  • Introduction
  • 'An honourable man should not talk about that which he cannot prove': slander and speech about witchcraft
  • The devil's power to delude: elite beliefs about witchcraft and magic
  • 'One cannot ... hope to obtain the slightest certainty from him': the first child-witch in Rothenburg, 1587
  • 'When will the burning start here?': the Catholic challenge during the Thirty Years' War
  • Seduction, poison and magical theft: gender and contemporary fantasies of witchcraft
  • 'God will punish both poor and rich': the idioms and risks of defiance in the trial of Margaretha Horn, 1652
Control code
57655537
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (248 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781700167
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
1 map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt15522zk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57655537
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Terms governing use
Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force.
Label
Witchcraft narratives in Germany : Rothenburg 1561-1652, Alison Rowlands
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-238 and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix:
  • trials for witchcraft in Rothenburg ob der Tauber, 1549-1709
  • Map: place of origin of the sixty-five people involved in witchtrials in Rothenburg ob der Tauber, 1549-1709
  • Introduction
  • 'An honourable man should not talk about that which he cannot prove': slander and speech about witchcraft
  • The devil's power to delude: elite beliefs about witchcraft and magic
  • 'One cannot ... hope to obtain the slightest certainty from him': the first child-witch in Rothenburg, 1587
  • 'When will the burning start here?': the Catholic challenge during the Thirty Years' War
  • Seduction, poison and magical theft: gender and contemporary fantasies of witchcraft
  • 'God will punish both poor and rich': the idioms and risks of defiance in the trial of Margaretha Horn, 1652
Control code
57655537
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (248 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781700167
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
1 map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt15522zk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57655537
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Terms governing use
Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force.

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