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The HPedia: Ambiguity

Your help is needed!  Please critique this entry from the HPedia: An encyclopedia of key concepts in Naturalistic Paganism.  Please leave your constructive criticism in the comments below. This specialized term comes from Tanya Luhrmann’s anthropological study of “magicians” (more…

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The HPedia: Mental illness argument

Your help is needed!  Please critique this entry from the HPedia: An encyclopedia of key concepts in Naturalistic Paganism.  Please leave your constructive criticism in the comments below. The “mental illness argument” is a proposed label for a dismissive strategy…

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The HPedia: Divination

Your help is needed!  Please critique this entry from the HPedia: An encyclopedia of key concepts in Naturalistic Paganism.  Please leave your constructive criticism in the comments below. Divination is a way of discovering meaning through special ritual methods.  Such…

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Magic services: Taking money out of the equation, by Drew Jacob

She sat on my couch and wept. Not because her husband left. Because he wanted the kid. “He abuses him. He abuses both of us,” she said between sips of pekoe. “Now he’s going to take my son.” I didn’t…

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