A Pluralist Response to the Regulation of Sorcery and Witchcraft in Melanesia

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    Abstract

    This chapter focuses on the dimension of sorcery and witchcraft defined by Mary Patterson as 'the belief, and those practices associated with the belief, than one human being is capable of harming another by magical or supernatural means'.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationTalking it Through: Responses to Sorcery and Witchcraft Beliefs and Practices in Melanesia
    Editors Miranda Forsyth and Richard Eves
    Place of PublicationCanberra, Australia
    PublisherANU Press
    Pages213-239
    Edition1st
    ISBN (Print)9781925021561
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2015

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