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2012 | 2 |
Article title

Obrazując czarownice – niedocenione źródło w badaniach początków kształtowania się stereotypu czarownicy

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Portraying Witches—an Undervalued Source in the Study of the Roots of the Witch Stereotype
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EN
Thanks to pictorial sources, we can deepen our knowledge of witchcraft of the early modern era. An analysis of the used techniques alone brings us to the conclusion that the idea of witchcraft was widely known among common people. Numerous iconographic works prove that the witch-flight was at the time one of the most perplexing issues. Selected representations of witches simultaneously consolidated folklorist beliefs and connected them with the idea of witchcraft as a heresy, which was especially encouraged by the Church.
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2
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2012
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Publication order reference
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2084-1426
YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.desklight-2020b8c9-752d-499e-87ea-546463c21933
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