Communication in the practice of love magic

Social Forces Vol/Iss. 49 Published In Pages: 482-487
By Rosenblatt, Paul C.


This paper investigates love magic, proposing that it is a form of indirect communication in the development of male-female bonds. Findings support the hypothesis.


Sample Used Coded Data Comment
OtherOther ResearchersSample used was collected from ethnographic sources and used previously by Shirley and Romney (1962)

Hypotheses (1)

Love magic is likely to be a communicative form of magic (482).Supported

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