The author adopts a simple value stance thus enabling a wide variety of perspectives on adult-child sexual contacts to be explored including those less hostile to paedophiles. Extensive, in-depth, case histories and interviews provide insight into offenders and their lifestyles. The criminogenic role of sexual fantasy and pornography in sexual offences against children is discussed in unprecedented detail. Features comprehensive accounts of assessment, treatment and theoretical issues in offending.
|Series:||Wiley Series in Psychology of Crime, Policing and Law Series|
|Product dimensions:||6.06(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.70(d)|
Table of Contents
About the Author.
Introducing the Paedophile.
What Is Different About Child Abusers?
What Paedophiles Think and Do.
Qualms Over Technical Assessments.
Theories of Paedophilia.
Paedophilia and Fantasy.
The Treatment of Paedophiles.
The Future of Paedophilia.