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The European witch-craze of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, and other essays

by H. R. Trevor-Roper

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

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      Statement[by] H. R. Trevor-Roper.
      SeriesHarper torchbooks, TB 1416
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD247 .T68
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 246 p.
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4725012M
      LC Control Number78012650

      The European Witch Craze started roughly during conclusion of the 15th century and peaked during the first half of the seventeenth century. The belief that certain individuals were sinful and had the power of the devil within them came about during the Catholic and Protestant Reformations. Three lea. The European Witch-Craze of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries and Other Essays by H. R. Trevor-Roper () Paperback – Jan. 1 /5(1).

      A study in the Economic Journal, examining "more t people tried for witchcraft across 21 European countries over a period of five-and-a-half centuries", found that "more intense religious-market contestation led to more intense witch-trial activity. And, compared to religious-market contestation, the factors that existing. Joseph Klaits' Servants of Satan: The Age of Witch Hunts gives a general overview of the witch hunt craze of the sixteenth and seventeenth century. The more detailed book A Case of Witchcraft: The Trial of Urbain Grandier by Robert Rapley, on the other hand, describes a specific series of events, which occur during the same time period.

      Excerpt from Term Paper: Witchcraft in the 16th & 17 Centuries: Response to Literature At first glance, a logical 21st Century explanation for the "witch craze" (also known as a witch-hunt) during the 16th and 17th centuries in Europe was based largely upon human ignorance. That is to say, the belief that a sub-culture of the general population performed witchcraft (and other magic-related. Last night I was reading H.R Trevor Roper s classic work The European Witch Craze of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries, which I was quite enjoying In the first chapter, Trevor Roper was discussing various clerical theories of how the Devil managed to beget offspring after having sex with witches at night in the form of an incubus, that visited female witches or a succubus, that visited.


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The European Witch-Craze of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries and Other Essays by HR Trevor-Roper () This classic work is in fact an. In his longest essay, "The European Witch-craze of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries," Trevor-Roper points out that "In England the most active phase of witch-hunting coincided with times of Puritan pressure—the reign of Queen Elizabeth and the period of the civil wars—and some very fanciful theories have been built on this coincidence.

Economists Peter Leeson (George Mason University) and Jacob Russ (Bloom Intelligence) have uncovered new evidence to resolve the longstanding puzzle posed by the ‘witch craze’ that ravaged Europe in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries and resulted in the trial and execution of tens of thousands for the dubious crime of witchcraft.

In research forthcoming in. The European Witch-Craze of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries by H. Trevor-Roper; 1 edition; The European Witch-Craze of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries: And Other EssaysHarper & Row Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3).

The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century collects nine essays by Trevor-Roper on the themes of religion, the Reformation, and social change. In his longest essay, The European Witch-craze of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries, Trevor-Roper points out that in England the most active phase of witch-hunting coincided with times of Puritan pressurethe reign of Queen/5.

3 The European Witch-craze of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries 83 4 The Religious Origins of the under the present title, The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century. The book enjoyed a modest success. A second edition, pub- in this book, essays both on European and on English.

Description: This is the first book to consider the general course and significance of the European witch craze of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries since H.R.

Trevor-Roper's classic and pioneering study appeared some fifteen years ago. Drawing upon the advances in historical and social-science scholarship of the past decade and a half.17th Century European Witch Craze History Essay.

words (11 pages) Essay in History. the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries saw frequent and large scale conflicts over religious identity within and between states. But, in other parts of the European society, concepts like tolerance were being spread and gained many supporters.

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