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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780737716740
  • Publisher: Cengage Gale
  • Publication date: 8/6/2003
  • Series: Opposing Viewpoints Series
  • Pages: 221
  • Product dimensions: 5.30 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Why Consider Opposing Viewpoints? 9
Introduction 12
Chapter 1 What Causes Child Abuse?
Chapter Preface 16
1. Multiple Factors Contribute to Child Abuse 18
2. Poverty Is the Leading Cause of Child Abuse 26
3. Substance-Abusing Parents Are More Likely to Abuse Their Children 31
4. Children with Disabilities Are at Greater Risk for Abuse 38
5. Sexualizing Children May Encourage Child Sexual Abuse 44
6. Globalization Fosters Child Sexual Abuse 48
Periodical Bibliography 57
Chapter 2 How Should the Catholic Church Address Child Sexual Abuse?
Chapter Preface 59
1. The Catholic Church's Response to Child Sexual Abuse Is Adequate 61
2. The Catholic Church's Response to Child Sexual Abuse Is Inadequate 70
3. The Catholic Church Must Institute a Zero-Tolerance Policy for Child Sexual Abuse 76
4. Zero Tolerance of Child Sexual Abuse Could Lead to Further Abuse 80
5. The Catholic Church Should Ban Homosexuals from the Priesthood 85
6. The Catholic Church Should Reevaluate Its Celibacy Requirement for Priests 94
7. Factors Other than Celibacy and Homosexuality Foster Child Sexual Abuse by Priests 98
Periodical Bibliography 105
Chapter 3 How Should the Legal System Combat Child Sexual Exploitation?
Chapter Preface 107
1. Community Notification Laws Protect Children from Child Molesters 109
2. Community Notification Laws Are Unjust 115
3. Expanding Police Powers Will Protect Children from Sexual Exploitation on the Internet 122
4. Expanding Police Powers Is Unnecessary to Combat Child Sexual Exploitation on the Internet 130
5. Computer-Generated Child Pornography Should Be Banned 138
6. Laws Against Computer-Generated Child Pornography Are Unnecessary and Unfair 142
Periodical Bibliography 148
Chapter 4 How Can Child Abuse Be Reduced?
Chapter Preface 150
1. Family Preservation Programs Are More Effective than Foster Care 152
2. Family Preservation Programs Put Children at Risk 157
3. Policies Encouraging Adoption Should Be Strengthened 162
4. Policies Encouraging Adoption Are Often Unfair 171
5. Disciplinary Spanking Should Be Banned 182
6. Disciplinary Spanking Is Not Child Abuse 191
Periodical Bibliography 202
For Further Discussion 204
Organizations to Contact 207
Bibliography of Books 213
Index 216
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