Lecture 1st, Friday Sep 15th - 2016
Properties that are capable of entering blood stream and altering central
Can affect brain (mood, perception, consciousness, cognition, behaviour)
It is important to note the diff
THE BURNING TIMES
Our ideas about witches go back to the era of renaissance
Magical power of women: people fear the word witch so much is because it
brings ideas of female power and thus female power is seen as something
negative, something to be feared.
Medico penal nexus: a term that captures those relationships, fusion of
those discourses and knowledge about law and psychology, psychiatry. This is
sort of a twist in the prison industrial complex.
Historical Themes: criminal lunatic
- Persistence and c