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date: 19 May 2019

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This article summarizes major research questions and scholarship on magic and science. It begins with a section on studies of magical tradition in past and present scholarship and some thoughts on magic and the methods used in studying magic. The next section studies ancient Jewish attitudes to medicine and healing. The article ends with a discussion of rabbinic approaches to the sciences.

Keywords: magic, science, magical tradition, medicine, healing, rabbinic approaches to science

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