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Nova Religio (2019) 22 (4): 44–59.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Jeb J. Card Margaret Murray (1863–1963) was a major figure in the creation of professional archaeology, president of the Folklore Society, and advocate for women’s rights. Her popular legacy today is the concept of the “witch-cult,” a hidden ancient religion persecuted as witchcraft. Murray’s witch...
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Nova Religio (2020) 24 (1): 31–54.
Published: 29 July 2020
..., but it is unclear to what extent this was intended to compensate for the destruction of the family she may have once had. After Harris death, Anne moved with her daughter to Victoria where she recreated herself as a yoga teacher in Melbourne and Geelong, training with Margrit (or Margaret) Segesman...
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Nova Religio (2020) 23 (3): 121–122.
Published: 01 February 2020
... those who study witchcraft history. Gibson puts figures like Margaret Murray, Jules Michelet, James Frazer and Ronald Hutton in context. She walks novices through the development of witchcraft scholarship in a profes- sorial manner. Chapter five takes on the project of redefining terms. Gibson first...
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Nova Religio (2019) 22 (4): 5–12.
Published: 01 May 2019
... the mid-twentieth century, but also into popular culture. The research of British Egyptologist Margaret Murray (1863 1963) into witch trials of the early modern period led her to assume the existence of a pagan religious worship survival from the Paleolithic period in rural England. Murray s witch...
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Nova Religio (2017) 21 (2): 59–72.
Published: 01 November 2017
.../ reconciliation, accessed 29 July 2017. 38 R. Jones, Yankalilla (television documentary), SBS Independent (1998). 39 Carole M. Cusack, The Virgin Mary at Coogee: A Preliminary Investigation Australian Religion Studies Review 16, no. 1 (2003): 119. 40 Margaret Morgan, Christ Church Yankalilla 1857 to 2007: A...
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Nova Religio (2017) 20 (4): 62–79.
Published: 01 May 2017
... divorce from first wife Margaret Louise Polly Grubb (1907 1963). Hubbard was not yet legally divorced when he married Northrup in 1946. The marriage between Betty and Ron quickly deteriorated, and she found a lover in one of his early associates in Dianetics, Miles F. Hollister (1925 1998), whom she...
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Nova Religio (2011) 15 (1): 106–108.
Published: 01 August 2011
... nor, of course, does he choose to view the witch trials as aris- ing from the mania of churchmen, popular delusion, and mass panics as expressed by some traditional rationalist historians, nor would he endorse the credulous notions of the early twentieth century anthro- pologist Margaret Murray, who...
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Nova Religio (2012) 15 (3): 91–116.
Published: 01 February 2012
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Nova Religio (2007) 11 (1): 133–135.
Published: 01 August 2007
... found in the first two parts of the reader, notably those by Margaret Murray and Aleister Crowley, one might be hard-pressed to connect many of these excerpts with modern, revived Pagan movements. The editors comments in their introductions are certainly useful, even essential, but obviously more could...
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Nova Religio (2005) 8 (3): 130.
Published: 01 March 2005
... myth is cheerfully ahistorical, still retailing Margaret Murray s claim that victims of the Renaissance and early modern witch trials were persecuted Pagans and Goddess worshipers, and Marija Gimbutas claims about a uni- versal, peaceful Goddess-worshiping culture in the distant past. Chas S. Clifton...
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Nova Religio (2003) 7 (2): 114–130.
Published: 01 November 2003
..., we are told, have found a home in New Age philosophy [p. 166 Sun Myung Moon ( New Age adherents are quite sympathetic to Moon s beliefs [p. 175 Rolfing, and the Windham Hill recording label. But there are no entries on such more central figures as G. I. Gurdjieff, Margaret Murray, Dion Fortune...
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Nova Religio (2003) 7 (1): 98–132.
Published: 01 July 2003
... Gilbert Murray s amazing Excursus on the Ritual Forms Preserved in Greek Mythology ; Robertson Smith s ornery Lectures on the Religion of the Semites; T. H. Gaster s principle argument from his fine work, Thespis; several Book Reviews 99 pieces from Sir James G. Frazer s The Golden Bough; as well as...
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Nova Religio (2000) 4 (1): 143–144.
Published: 01 October 2000
... suggested by Margaret Murray, or even a modern reconstruction of rustic, pre-Christian religion, than a development out of high magic in the manner of Aleister Crowley, the Order of the Golden Dawn, and their Hermetic sources. These were, she argues, the sources of Gerald Gardner, the chief creator of...
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Nova Religio (1999) 3 (1): 135–146.
Published: 01 October 1999
... the 1930s and 1940s. Gardner, in turn, had been heavily influenced by the Egyptologist and anthropologist Margaret Murray, who argued that the medieval witch-hunt represented the culmination of Christian persecutions against a Paleolithic religion centered on a god of the hunt and a goddess of...