Doctors, Folk Medicine and the Inquisition : The Repression of Magical Healing in Portugal During the Enlightenment.

This groundbreaking monograph explores the fascinating social context of ''witchcraft'' trials in Portugal during the long eighteenth century, when conventional medical practitioners, motivated by a desire to promote ''scientific'' medicine, worked within the...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator: Walker, Timothy.
Format: eBook
Imprint: Leiden : BRILL, 2005.
Series:The Medieval and Early Modern Iberian World Ser.
Local Note:Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2022. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Online Access:Click to View