Readership: General readers interested in magic, and students of history.
Owen Davies, Professor of Social History, University of Hertfordshire
Owen Davies is Professor of Social History at the University of Hertfordshire. He has written extensively on the history of magic, witchcraft, and ghosts, including Grimoires: A History of Magic Books (OUP, 2009), The Haunted: A Social History of Ghosts (Palgrave, 2007), and Paganism: A Very Short Introduction (OUP, 2011).
1: Anthropologies of magic
2: Historical perspectives
3: All in the mind?
4: Writing magic
5: Practising magic
6: Magic and the modern world