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How do you spot a witch? This notorious 15th-century book gave...

Melissa Chim, General Theological Seminary Books have always had the power to cast a spell over their readers –...

Most witches are women, because witch hunts were all about persecuting...

Bridget Marshall, University of Massachusetts Lowell “Witch hunt” – it’s a refrain used to deride everything from impeachment inquiries and sexual assault investigations to allegations...

Market bubbles and sonic attacks: Mass hysterias will never go away

Barry Markovsky, University of South Carolina Ancient and quaint seem the days of witch crazes, demon scares and tulip manias. Instances of mass hysteria may...

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By Peter Gray, University of Birmingham Since the end of the Cold War, politicians have had recourse to air power on a number of occasions....