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The Body Divided: Human Beings and Human'Materials' in the History of ...

Sarah Ferber, Sally Wilde - History - 2011 - 249 pages
Bodies and body parts of the dead have long been considered valuable material for use in medical science. They have been dissected, autopsied, investigated, harvested for ...
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Possession and Exorcism

Brian P. Levack - History - 1992 - 337 pages
First Published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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The Devil Within: Possession and Exorcism in the Christian West

Brian Levack - Religion - 2013 - 346 pages
A fascinating, wide-ranging survey examines the history of possession and exorcism through the ages.
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Possession and Exorcism

Brian P. Levack - History - 1992 - 337 pages
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The cloister and the world: early modern convent voices

Anne L. Birberick, Thomas M. Carr, Russell J. Ganim - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 267 pages
Multidisciplinary studies by leading scholars reflect on the writings of early modern French nuns. This text includes bibliographies, a detailed index, and checklist of ...
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Demonic Possession and Exorcism in Early Modern England: Contemporary Texts ...

Philip C. Almond - Literary Criticism - 2004
This book is exclusively devoted to demonic possession and exorcism in early modern England. It offers modernized versions of the most significant early modern texts on nine ...
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The Witchcraft Reader

Darren Oldridge - History - 2002 - 448 pages
Offering a selection of historical writing on witchcraft, this text explores how belief in witchcraft began and the social and cultural context in which this belief flourished ...
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Interview with an Exorcist: An Insider's Look at the Devil, Demonic ...

Fr. José Antonio Fortea - Religion - 2014 - 132 pages
In today’s culture of scientific enlightenment, many consider belief in demonic possession and exorcism to be superstitious remnants of the Dark Ages. Even many Christians ...
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The Crime of Crimes: Demonology and Politics in France, 1560-1620

Jonathan L. Pearl - History - 1999 - 181 pages
One of the most intriguing, and disturbing, aspects of history is that most people in early modern Europe believed in the reality and dangers of witchcraft. Most historians ...
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The Possession at Loudun

Michel de Certeau - History - 2000 - 251 pages
It is August 18, 1634. Father Urbain Grandier, convicted of sorcery that led to the demonic possession of the Ursuline nuns of provincial Loudun in France, confesses his sins ...
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