Reducing Prejudice and Discrimination

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One of the few exceptions to this generalization occurred in the European witch trials of the 16th and 17th centuries. It is estimated that, between 1560 and 1680, approximately 3,000 European women were tortured and put to death for witchcraft ( Monter, 1996).
For an intermediate position, see Landrine, Klonoff, Alcaraz, Scott, and Wilkins ( 1995).
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