Males at Risk: The Other Side of Child Sexual Abuse

Males at Risk: The Other Side of Child Sexual Abuse

by Frank G. Bolton, Larry A. Morris, Ann E. MacEachron
     
 

This volume is the first book in the field devoted to the abuse of boys. The authors focus on the male's socialization and victimization and the results of various forms of sexual abuse of male children. Although they do not claim that male children are at equal risk to female children, they do point out that male stereotyping can have specific, long-term consequences… See more details below

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This volume is the first book in the field devoted to the abuse of boys. The authors focus on the male's socialization and victimization and the results of various forms of sexual abuse of male children. Although they do not claim that male children are at equal risk to female children, they do point out that male stereotyping can have specific, long-term consequences for the male victim. Breaking new ground by presenting a broader view of male sexual victimization, they introduce a new concept, the abuse of sexuality, to help explain many of the social and sexual problems exhibited by males. Finally, an explicit model for formulating a treatment plan which utilizes a systematic multi-remedial evaluation for both adult males and male childr

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803932364
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
10/01/1989
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.66(h) x (d)

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