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Cultural views and treatments cont’d

Europe in the Middle Ages: Demonology Returns (500-1350 A.D.)

The church rejected scientific forms of investigation, and it controlled all education

  • Religious beliefs dominant
  • Abnormality was seen as a conflict between good and evil
  • Some of the earlier demonological treatments reemerged

At the close of the Middle Ages demonology and its methods began to lose favor again

 

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