ERIC Number: EJ407757
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Worshipping Satan: Witchcraft and Folk Superstitions in Massachusetts and New France 1692 to 1760.
Bennett, Paul W.
History and Social Science Teacher, v25 n3 p164-68 Spr 1990
Discusses the Salem witchcraft trials as a reflection of the social and moral values of colonial Massachusetts and New France. Traces the history of the trials. Describes other instances of witchcraft and folk superstitions during that same historical period. Provides primary sources of a picture, map, and excerpts from letters pertaining to the subject. (RW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Massachusetts; New France; Salem Witch Trials