Psychological characteristics of Irish clerical sexual offenders

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/596663
Title:
Psychological characteristics of Irish clerical sexual offenders
Authors:
Randall, Patrick; Carr, Alan; Dooley, Barbara A; Rooney, Brendan
Citation:
inThe Irish Journal of Psychology, Volume 32, Issue 1-2, 2011
Publisher:
Routledge (Taylor & Francis)
Journal:
The Irish Journal of Psychology
Issue Date:
Sep-2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/596663
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Description:
Controlled studies suggest that clerical child sexual offenders may be better adjusted psychologically than their lay counterparts, although no studies of Irish clerical offenders have been reported. Aim. To compare clerical and non-clerical sexual offenders with a normal control group, within an Irish context, on broad-band personality traits and narrow-band psychological characteristics that have been identified as risk factors for child sexual abuse.
Keywords:
SEXUAL ABUSE; CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE; PSYCHOLOGICAL DETERMINANT
Local subject classification:
CLERICAL SEXUAL ABUSE; SEX OFFENDER

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorRandall, Patricken
dc.contributor.authorCarr, Alanen
dc.contributor.authorDooley, Barbara Aen
dc.contributor.authorRooney, Brendanen
dc.date.accessioned2016-02-18T15:33:44Zen
dc.date.available2016-02-18T15:33:44Zen
dc.date.issued2011-09en
dc.identifier.citationinThe Irish Journal of Psychology, Volume 32, Issue 1-2, 2011en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/596663en
dc.descriptionControlled studies suggest that clerical child sexual offenders may be better adjusted psychologically than their lay counterparts, although no studies of Irish clerical offenders have been reported. Aim. To compare clerical and non-clerical sexual offenders with a normal control group, within an Irish context, on broad-band personality traits and narrow-band psychological characteristics that have been identified as risk factors for child sexual abuse.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherRoutledge (Taylor & Francis)en
dc.subjectSEXUAL ABUSEen
dc.subjectCHILD SEXUAL ABUSEen
dc.subjectPSYCHOLOGICAL DETERMINANTen
dc.subject.otherCLERICAL SEXUAL ABUSEen
dc.subject.otherSEX OFFENDERen
dc.titlePsychological characteristics of Irish clerical sexual offendersen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalThe Irish Journal of Psychologyen
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