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NCJ Number: 43003 Find in a Library
Title: RAPE - A SEXUAL DEVIATION
Journal: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ORTHOPSYCHIATRY  Volume:47  Issue:3  Dated:(JULY 1977)  Pages:400-406
Author(s): A N GROTH; A W BURGESS
Corporate Author: American Orthopsychiatric Assoc, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 7
Sponsoring Agency: American Orthopsychiatric Assoc, Inc
New York, NY 10011
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS ARTICLE MAINTAINS THAT RAPE IS A PSENDOSEXUAL ACT OF DEVIATION. CLINICAL WORK WITH OFFENDERS AND VICTIMS IS CITED TO SUPPORT THE CONCEPT OF RAPE AS A SEXUAL DEVIATION, AS WELL AS A SEXUAL OFFENSE. IT IS SUGGESTED
Abstract: THAT RAPE IS DIRECTED TOWARD THE SEXUAL EXPRESSION AND GRATIFICATION OF NEEDS THAT ARE NOT BASICALLY SEXUAL, AND THAT IT REPRESENTS A DEVELOPMETAL CRISIS FOR THE OFFENDER, WHICH IN TURN TRIGGERS A SITUATIONAL CRISIS FOR THE VICTIM. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT)....BDS
Index Term(s): Rape; Sexual assault; Studies; Theory
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