Apr 17 Lecture - V Salem A course of events 1)1691 many...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
V. Salem A. course of events 1) 1691, many young women are anxious about what their future lives are going to be like 2) what makes them anxious i. uncertain of marriage, who they’ll marry and his social class ii. uncertain about their future situation of land supply diminishing a. this lead them to want and practice magic 3) they’d take their games about marriage seriously i. the young girl may see a coffin, assume tat she’ll die and begins to go into seizures ii. they’d call doctors and the community would make talk about it being witchcraft iii. the girls became nervous because they were practicing magic iv. several ministers visit and one of the girls are often take the opportunity to challenge authority figures 4) 144 people are accused and 19 executed i. accused people are sometimes outside of the community 5) typical accusations have been matters of maleficia and were intended to harm material 6) the newer accusations are rooted in the idea of satanic covenant i. this brings the assumption that it is not done alone, who are the associates of the accused ii. therefore the other witches
Image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern