The Open UniversitySkip to content

Science, medicine and witchcraft

Elmer, Peter (2007). Science, medicine and witchcraft. In: Barry, Jonathan and Davies, Owen eds. Palgrave Advances in Witchcraft Historiography. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave MacMillan, pp. 33–51.

Google Scholar: Look up in Google Scholar


The paper provides an overview of the way in which scholars over the past three hundred years have sought to explain the relationship between science, medicine and witchcraft.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 1-4039-1176-2, 978-1-4039-1176-6
Keywords: Witchcraft; science; medicine; early modern Europe;
Academic Unit/Department: Arts > History
Item ID: 8908
Depositing User: Peter Elmer
Date Deposited: 15 Aug 2007
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:03
Share this page:

Actions (login may be required)

View Item
Report issue / request change

Policies | Disclaimer

© The Open University   + 44 (0)870 333 4340