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This lack of awareness of recent studies leads the author to make such naive statements as the following: "Stage images of demonic possession and exorcism have received little scholarly attention" (8).
Some may understand the demonic by analogy to an experience of mental illness.
Leatherbarrow's latest contribution to Dostoevsky studies, the demonic in Dostoevsky's fiction, may seem like an obvious and oft-examined one, but Leatherbarrow has produced a fine, thorough volume that not only draws together and consolidates existing scholarship but also elaborates on and moves beyond it with some strong assertions of its own.
Demonic Possession and Exorcism in Early Modern England: Contemporary Texts and their Cultural Contexts.
Following the report, Robertson said, "These people are crazed fanatics and I want to say it now: I believe it's motivated by demonic power, it is satanic and it's time we recognize what we're dealing with.
As a counselor with a biblical worldview, I admit to some curiosity around present day demonic possession.
Said Robertson, "These people are crazed fanatics and I want to say it now: I believe it's motivated by demonic power, it is satanic and it's time we recognize what we're dealing with.
The religious demonic narrative has many secular parallels, say Alon and Omer (both psychology, Tel Aviv U.
Both are rooted in society's need to create a demonic and degraded "other.
The demonic perspective posits that demons or Satan cause people to commit deviant acts, and it employs the notion of supernatural forces of good and evil battling against one another.
Mugabe's regime has already made significant progress toward that demonic goal, reducing--through famine, murder, and the flight of terrorized citizens--Zimbabwe's population from 13 million just a few years ago to 10 million today.
Now the fate of those who remain lies on the shoulders of one boy, who must battle his way through opposing demonic forces and shape the world to come.