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More settled science?...

It usually starts out small, unnoticed; some obscure study or paper, published by a noted (or notorious) academic, supported by the learned bastions of academia like Cambridge or Essex University. 870 more words

Kids

Danger and Difference: The Stakes of Hebephilia

During the development of the DSM-5, a debate raged over whether hebephilia should be classified as a mental disorder. 508 more words

Minor-attracted figures in history

This is a bibliography of notables figures, living or dead, who evinced an attraction to people under 16 (with a focus on under 13). I am including all credible… 11,537 more words

Paedophilia: Not Natural, Not Normal, Not Even Sexual

WARNING: THIS ARTICLE DISCUSSES THE SEXUAL ABUSE OF CHILDREN, AT TIMES IN GRAPHIC TERMS.  IF YOU ARE LIKELY TO BE OFFENDED BY THE CONTENT, THEN I SUGGEST YOU READ NO FURTHER.  3,638 more words

Sexual Abuse

How To Survive an Exorcism

Recently I commented on Tom O’Carroll’s “Heretic” blog about the striking parallels between religious response to “sin” and treatment for SOs (sex offenders) and CSBP (children with “sexual behavior problems”). 844 more words

Hebephilia

ATSA: Welcome to the 20th Century

I just discovered a groundbreaking article published by ATSA, the premier organization for professionals who treat sex offenders–and the leaders in treatment for people who are attracted to children. 781 more words

Hebephilia