Magical thinking is even more primitive than religious thinking. It is the connection between man and nature. It is difficult to trace the origins of magical thinking, but as far back as classical antiquity there are early documents describing women with powers to transform themselves at will and/or to transform animals.
A more direct and magical perception of existence
Intuitive knowledge and rituals: a new perspective
XV - XVIII century
The archetypes of feminine energies
Christianity versus paganism and witchcraft
The importance of the feminine, the moon
The witches flights