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Social Control in Europe: 1500-1800

Herman Roodenburg - Social Science - 2004 - 826 pages
This first volume of a two-volume collection of essays provides a comprehensive examination of the idea of social control in the history of Europe. The uniqueness of these ...
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Ways of Knowing in Early Modern Germany: Johannes Praetorius as a Witness to ...

Gerhild Scholz Williams - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 251 pages
Gerhild Scholz Williams here introduces the modern reader to the writings of Johannes Praetorius, an educated and productive German polymath of the seventeenth century. In his ...
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Witch Craze: Terror and Fantasy in Baroque Germany

Lyndal Roper - History - 2004 - 362 pages
From the gruesome ogress in Hansel and Gretel to the hags at the sabbath in Faust, the witch has been a powerful figure of the Western imagination. In the sixteenth and ...
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Witch Craze: Terror and Fantasy in Baroque Germany

Lyndal Roper - History - 2006 - 362 pages
"In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries thousands of women confessed to being witches and were put to death ... Drawing on hundreds of original trial transcripts and other ...
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