Magic and masculinity : ritual magic and gender in the early modern era / Frances Timbers.
In early modern England, the practice of ritual or ceremonial magic - the attempted communication with angels and demons - both reinforced and subverted existing concepts of gender. The majority of male magicians acted from a position of control and command commensurate with their social position in...
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Magic > England > History > 16th century.
Magic > England > History > 17th century.
Ritual > England > History > 16th century.
Ritual > England > History > 17th century.
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