Corpus ID: 155451838

The Great Witch Hunt: The Persecution of Witches in England, 1550-1660

@inproceedings{Garland2003TheGW,
  title={The Great Witch Hunt: The Persecution of Witches in England, 1550-1660},
  author={Anna Nicole. Garland},
  year={2003}
}
  • Anna Nicole. Garland
  • Published 2003
  • Political Science
  • The legal background to the persecution of alleged witches in England between 1550 and 1660 is discussed, focusing on the East Anglia witch-hunt from 1642 to 1647. The role of the prevailing social context in influencing the legal framework on witch-hunting is highlighted. 

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