Cookies Policy

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

Preliminary material

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this chapter

+ Tax (if applicable)

Chapter Summary

This front matter section of the book Witchcraft, Gender and Society in Early Modern Germany contains the table of contents, a list of tables, maps and illustrations, acknowledgements, abbreviations and introduction. The book reconstructs the dynamics of witch prosecution in the prince-bishopric of Eichstätt and consequently the ways in which the suspects constructed convincing narratives of witchcraft activity. It also describes the types of people who were arrested for witchcraft in the principality. The book examines in detail the networks of association which are to be found in the witch interrogations and confirmed in prosopographical research.

Keywords: Early Modern Germany; Eichstätt; Witchcraft



Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
    Witchcraft, Gender and Society in Early Modern Germany — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation