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Bloodsucking witchcraft

an epistemological study of anthropomorphic supernaturalism in rural Tlaxcala

by Hugo G. Nutini

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tlaxcala (Mexico : State),
  • Mexico,
  • Tlaxcala (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Nahuas -- Religion,
    • Nahua magic,
    • Witchcraft -- Mexico -- Tlaxcala (State),
    • Vampires -- Mexico -- Tlaxcala (State),
    • Blood -- Religious aspects,
    • Tlaxcala (Mexico : State) -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [447]-458) and index.

      StatementHugo G. Nutini & John M. Roberts.
      ContributionsRoberts, John M. 1916-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1221.N3 N87 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 476 p. ;
      Number of Pages476
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1730101M
      ISBN 100816511977
      LC Control Number92034513

      Etymology. The word tlahuelpuchi derives from the Nahuatl tlāhuihpochtli (plural tlātlāhuihpochtin), a compound of tlāhuia, "to light up or illuminate" and pōchtli, which can mean "haze", "left", "southern" or "youth" (as in compounds like tēlpōchtli, young man).As a result, tlahuelpuchi may mean glowing haze or illuminated youth. Description. The tlahuelpuchi is a . Bloodsucking Witchcraft: An Epistemological Study of Anthropomorphic Supernaturalism in Rural Tlaxcala: ISBN () Hardcover, University of Arizona Press, The building site: Planning and practice.

      Bloodsucking Witchcraft: An Epistemological Study of Anthropomorphic Supernaturalism in Rural Tlaxcala. Tucson: Arizona University Press. ISBN CS1 maint: ref=harv ; Stratmeyer, Dennis; Stratmeyer, Jean (). "The Jacaltec Nawal and the Soul Bearer in Concepcion Huista". In Helen L. Neuenschander and Dean E. Arnold (eds.). The item Woodcutters and witchcraft: rationality and interpretive change in the social sciences, Mark W. Risjord., (electronic resource) represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in University of Manitoba Libraries.

      Bloodsucking Witchcraft Sati Azande Witchcraft: Three Interpretations The Purrinton Murders Parameters of the Problem. 3 Interpretive Change. Charity Humanity Explanatory Coherence. 4 Explanation. Criteria of Adequacy The Erotetic Model of Explanation Presuppositions Interests and Laissez-Faire. One of the books about the Salem Witch Trials on my TBR list is I, Tituba, Black Witch of Salem. Translated from French by Richard Philcox, this Salem book tells the story of Tituba, a West African slave. Accused of witchcraft and thrown into jail in Salem, Massachusetts in , Condé attempts to bring Tituba’s story to life in a new light.


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The primary aim of this book is to analyze the social and psychological contexts of witchcraft and to place it within the framework of rural Tlaxcalan culture.

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Bloodsucking Witchcraft: An Epistemological Study of Anthropomorphic Supernaturalism in Rural Tlaxcala. Hugo G. Nutini, John M. Roberts. Using Blood in Magick. Blood Sorcery can be embraced and performed by anyone with a passion for all things visceral and an innate need for more than one has.

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