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Why is it important to understand the history of abnormal psychology?

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asked by Evelyn
  1. We study history to avoid making the mistakes of the past.

    We certainly do not want to return to the days when mentally ill people were considered witches or to the days of Bedlam.

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    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. Ms. Sue has "hit the nail right on the head"!

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