Showing of reviews. He begins, "I'd like to propose Even so, his assertions are sometimes quoted by antigay organizations in their attempts to link homosexuality with child sexual abuse. He described no systematic method for reviewing the literature, and apparently never reviewed the voluminous literature on the sexual development of children and adolescents. Freund and his colleagues used a sample that included sex offenders and they assessed sexual arousal with a physiological measure similar to that described below for the Marshall et al.
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Dailey titled Homosexuality and Child Abuse. Are homosexual adults in general sexually attracted to children and are preadolescent children at greater risk of molestation from homosexual adults than from heterosexual adults? Whereas pedophilia and hebephilia refer to psychological propensities, child molestation and child sexual abuse are used to describe actual sexual contact between an adult and someone who has not reached the legal age of consent. Interspersed between these scenes are scriptures that Jackie comes to understand the more she discovers about Christ. And that we are loved by our heavenly Father. Once again, he had no data about the actual sexual orientations of the molesters.
Nor did the authors report the number of homosexual versus bisexual offenders, a distinction that the Groth and Birnbaum study described above indicates is relevant. While retaining its other meanings, its use among young people as a general term of disparagement is common. However, no details are provided about how this information was ascertained, making it difficult to interpret or evaluate. Sexual offenders against male children: This study was based on a retrospective review of the medical records of male sex offenders admitted to the Minnesota Security Hospital between and But Savannah's parents don't see it that way.