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Early Modern Witchcraft Trials: Are There Lessons for Sorcery Accusation-Related Violence Today?

Forsyth, Miranda


In this In Brief, the author talks about the relevance of witchcraft trials in early modern Europe to the contemporary sorcery accusation-related violence in Papua New Guinea (PNG).

CollectionsANU Dept. of Pacific Affairs (DPA) formerly State, Society and Governance in Melanesia (SSGM) Program
Date published: 2018
Type: Working/Technical Paper
Access Rights: Open Access

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