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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… 11,536 more words

Critical Essay - child sexuality and the pedophilia in cinema

In order to discuss child sexuality, we must first distinguish the terms for a child’s sexual relationship with an adult. Due to the context of these films I will be discussing Hebephilia in relation to Lolita (Adrian Lyne, 1997) and Pretty Baby (Louis Malle 1978). 2,701 more words

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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

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