History of Witch Hunts   [Archived Catalog]
2015-2016 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

HST 376 - History of Witch Hunts

Examines witch trials in various places and times across history, from a variety of perspectives, with emphasis on the marginalization of the accused witches within their communities. Geographical and chronological focus will vary, but may include early modern Europe, colonial North America, or contemporary Africa. Part of the Identity Issue. Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Credits: 3