Magic: A Very Short Introduction

Magic: A Very Short Introduction

Owen Davies


Magic is a much-used time period with a posh and arguable background. As an idea and a convention, it has attracted the eye of theologians, anthropologists, psychologists, sociologists, artists, and historians over the centuries. This Very brief Introduction explains why. Magic has been outlined when it comes to the fake religions of others, as an evolutionary level in human notion, a common frame of mind, and a freeing expression of the mind's eye. For hundreds and hundreds of hundreds of thousands of individuals at the present time, irrespective of their non secular persuasion, magic is a true strength that is helping them to beat misfortune, poverty, and sickness. certainly, with magic as suitable at the present time because it ever used to be, it increases questions on the that means of human progress.

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