A study of exhibitionism, a minor sexual offence
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A study of exhibitionism, a minor sexual offence by Michael R. W. Earle

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Published by Dept. of Justice in Wellington, N.Z .
Written in English


  • Exhibitionism.

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Bibliography: p. [19]

Statement[by] M. R. W. Earle.
LC ClassificationsRA1148 .N4 no. 9
The Physical Object
Pagination18, [1] p.
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4401965M
LC Control Number79003183

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Pedophilia and exhibitionism: a handbook Johann W. Mohr, Ted Turner, Robert Edward Turner, Marian Bernice Jerry University of Toronto Press, - Psychology - pages. In a study of convicted sex offenders it was known by the courts that 14% had committed exhibitionism. After the polygraph, that number increased to 47% (English et al.   Abstract Exhibitionism involves exposing one’s genitals or sexual organs to a nonconsenting individual. While exhibitionism is not a new phenomenon, it was not included in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders [DSM] until This study used a police sample to examine offense characteristics, recidivism rates, and other types of sexual offending among individuals suspected of exhibitionism. The sample consisted of i.

However, of the various common types of sexual offence, exhibitionism is probably the most difficult to understand. We are faced with the problem of distinguishing between sexual and non-sexual determinants. In certain circumstances, genital display does have a simple sexual significance. In most cases exhibitionism is considered a minor offence. Despite this, symptoms of exhibitionism and the resultant behaviour tend to persist because of the compulsive nature of the act. The lives of many exhibitionists who have otherwise made an acceptable social adjustment are interrupted by . A Study on Sexual Abuse of Children and Youth in India 1R. Kavinth Chandar and pan 1Saveetha School of Law, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences, Saveetha University, Chennai. ping me [email protected] 2Saveetha School of Law, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sci ences, Saveetha University, Chennai. @ Exhibitionism refers to sexual arousal achieved from showing others one's own genitals, or from sex acts (e.g., masturbation, oral sex, vaginal sex, and anal sex) committed in front of an audience, often in public. From: Criminal Profiling (Fourth Edition),

  Exhibitionistic disorder is a condition marked by the urge, fantasy, or act of exposing one’s genitals to non-consenting people, particularly strangers. This condition is considered a paraphilic. Main Psychiatric Diagnosis Sexual Offences Factors and Associated Motives Hodgins27 Birth cohort study “Major mental disorders” (n = ), disorders related to alcohol and drugs (n = ), other mental disorders = ), mental retardation (n = ) Sexual aggression, rape and other violent non-sexual offences. Background. The incidence of child sexual abuse is usually based on retrospective recall by adults in studies mostly emanating from the USA (Reference Smith, Bentovim, Rutter, Taylor and Hersov Smith & Bentovim, ).Estimates of prevalence are bedevilled by differences of definition and methods of study and are closely tied to the population source of the information. sexual offences, and (2) highlight those psychological factors that require treatment interventions. One limitation of such theories, however, is that psychological factors.