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Author Bailey, Michael David, 1971-
Title Fearful spirits, reasoned follies [electronic resource] : the boundaries of superstition in late medieval Europe / Michael D. Bailey.
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2013.
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 Electronic Book  GR135 .B35 2013eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xv, 295 p.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : the meanings of medieval superstition -- The weight of tradition -- Superstition in court and cloister -- The cardinal, the confessor, and the chancellor -- Dilemmas of discernment -- Witchcraft and its discontents -- Toward disenchantment?.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Superstition -- Europe -- History.
Superstition -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church -- History.
Civilization, Medieval.
Related To Print version: Bailey, Michael David,. Fearful spirits, reasoned follies. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2013. 9780801451447 0801451442 (DLC) 2012033791
ISBN 0801467314 (electronic bk.)
9780801467318 (electronic bk.)
9780801451447 (cloth : alk. paper)
0801451442 (cloth : alk. paper)