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Current Perspectives on Sex Crimes

Current Perspectives on Sex Crimes - 02 edition

ISBN13: 978-0761924166

Cover of Current Perspectives on Sex Crimes 02 (ISBN 978-0761924166)
ISBN13: 978-0761924166
ISBN10: 0761924167

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 02
Copyright: 2002
Publisher: Sage Publications, Inc.
Published: 2002
International: No

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Current Perspectives on Sex Crimes - 02 edition

ISBN13: 978-0761924166

Ronald M. Holmes and Stephen T. Ed. Holmes

ISBN13: 978-0761924166
ISBN10: 0761924167

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 02
Copyright: 2002
Publisher: Sage Publications, Inc.
Published: 2002
International: No

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.


  • Contains cutting edge articles by top scholars in the field
  • Major units of the reader parallel and enhance the contents of Sex Crimes 2/e

Author Bio

Holmes, Ronald M. : University of Louisville

Holmes, Stephen T. : University of Central Florida

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgements


An Introduction


1. Swinging: A Functional Alternative to Prostitution R. Holmes
2. The Transformative Power of Sex Work A. Perrucci
3. Maintenance and Departure Sex Industry: Strippers Experiences of Occupational Costs and Rewards N. Sweet and R. Tewksbury
4. Prostitution, the Sex Industry, and Sex Tourism J. Miller and D Jayasundara
5. Voyeurism: A Criminal Precursor and Diagnostic Indicator to a Much Larger Predatory Problem in our Community J. Davis
6. Lookin' For Love in all the Wrong Places: Men who Patronize Prostitutes R. Tewksbury and P. Gagne


7. Developmental Implications of Victimization of Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Men A. D'Augelli
8. Inmate Sexual Assault: The Plague That Persists R. Dumond
9. Sexual Assault and Coercion Among Incarcerated Women Prisoners: Excerpts from Prison Letters L. Alarid


10. Creations and Considerations Surrounding Megan's Law: The D.A. Can't Get No Relief T. Hughes
11. Cognitive Distortions Among Women Reporting Childhood Sexual Abuse G. Owens and K. Chard
12. The Self-reported Behaviors of Juvenile Sexual Offenders S. Zolondek and G. Abel et al
13. Misuse of the Internet by Pedophiles: Implications for Law Enforcement and Probation Practice K. Durdin


14. Fractured Identity Syndrome: A New Theory of Serial Murder S. Holmes and R. Tewksbury et al
15. Criminal Behavior Assessment of Arsonist, Pyromaniacs, and Multiple Firesetters J. Davis and K. Lauber
16. Profiles of Psychopathology in Incarcerated Sexual Offenders S. Porter and D. Fairweather et al
17. Prevalence and Consequences of Male-to-Female and Female-to-Male Intimate Partner Violence as Measured by the National Violence Against Women Survey, Violence Against Women P.Tjaden and N. Thoennes


18. The Role of Offender Alcohol Use in Rape Attacks: An Analysis Of National Criminal Victimization Survey Data L. Brecklin and S. Ullman
19. Assisting Rape Victims as They Recover From Rape: The impact on friends C. Athrens and R. Campbell
20. Services for Sexual Assault Survivors: The Role of Rape Crisis Centers R. Campbell and P. Martin


21. The Sexual Victimization of College Women (Research Report) B. Fisher and F. Cullen
22. Where Should We Intervene? Dynamic Predictors of Sexual Offense Recidivism R. Hanson and A. Harris
23. Strange Bedfellows: Is Sex Offender Notification Community Justice? L. Presser and E. Gunnison
24. Criminal Profiling: Real Science or Just Wishful Thinking? D. Muller
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