This wide-ranging anthology offers a variety of perspectives with excerpts from books and current articles from research journals, plus four original contributed articles. Topics covered include the major types of sex crimes and offenders, therapies, juvenile sex offenses, and nuisance sexual offenders. This book is designed as a stand alone or as a supplemental text to Sex Crimes, 2/e. Features of this text include: Cutting-edge articles by top scholars in the field Major units of the reader parallel and enhance the contents of Sex Crimes 2/e
Special Issues and Concerns of Sex Behaviors and Crimes
This final section deals with special issues in sex crimes and behaviors. This section is designed as an inimitable chapter for articles that are unique from the other topical articles in this book. This unit contains readings on a variety of topics ranging from the sexual abuse of women on college campuses, community notification laws, and the link between criminality and mental impairedness, to looking at sexual homicides of elderly female victims, intervention philosophies, and the debate over psychological profiling, science or art.
The first article, “The Sexual Victimization of College Women,” examines the serious and often hidden problem of sexual victimization of women on college campuses across the ...