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SPELLBOUND: INSIDE WEST AFRICA'S WITCH CAMPS

By: Palmer, Karen

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Free Press: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000045018

ISBN: 1439120501

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. In this empathetic account, Palmer looks at witchcraft, witch doctors, and superstition in present-day Ghana and examines why some believe in them completely, while others do not, positing that belief might have been extenuated through Africa's lack of wealth, education, healthcare, and women's rights. The less somebody understands economics, medicine, science, philosophy or politics, Palmer suggests, the more he or she could credit certain things to... View more info