Astrology in Shakespeare's Day

@article{Camden1933AstrologyIS,
  title={Astrology in Shakespeare's Day},
  author={Carroll Camden},
  journal={Isis},
  year={1933},
  volume={19},
  pages={26 - 73}
}
  • Carroll Camden
  • Published 1933
  • Sociology
  • Isis
  • During the days of SHAKESPEARE, as in other times, there were many authors who did not accept the tenets of astrology. For the most part, however, these writers were in some way connected with the church. Such a condition was to be expected, because the chief arguments against this science were theological. Indeed, had there been other potent reasons against its acceptance, astrology would have been less popular. The fact is that practically every one opposing astrology did so not because he… CONTINUE READING
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