The Resource Perverts and predators : the making of sexual offending laws, Laura J. Zilney and Lisa Anne Zilney

Perverts and predators : the making of sexual offending laws, Laura J. Zilney and Lisa Anne Zilney

Label
Perverts and predators : the making of sexual offending laws
Title
Perverts and predators
Title remainder
the making of sexual offending laws
Statement of responsibility
Laura J. Zilney and Lisa Anne Zilney
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Perverts and Predators elaborates on the numerous factors that have contributed to the passage of sexual offending laws in the United States. Authors Lisa and Laura Zilney weave together a story of how sex crimes laws were created by analyzing the changing roles of religion and the medical community, offering theoretical explanations for sex offending from the unique perspectives of criminology and sexology. Working under the central premise that sex and sexuality are positive and healthy and that the only way to deal with the issue of sexual offending is through sex positive education and cou
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
345.73/0253
Index
index present
LC call number
KF9325
LC item number
.Z55 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Issues in crime & justice
Label
Perverts and predators : the making of sexual offending laws, Laura J. Zilney and Lisa Anne Zilney
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-204) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The role of religion -- The medical model -- Is there any explanation? -- Historical sexual offending laws -- Laws, laws, and more laws -- Counting the problem -- Controlling offenders -- Considering the victims -- Can treatment work? -- Looking beyond U.S. policies
Control code
ocn396968481
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 209 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282497177
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35591523
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)396968481
  • pebcs0742566242

Library Locations

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