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Author Hidalgo, Myra L.

Title Sexual abuse and the culture of Catholicism : how priests and nuns become perpetrators / Myra L. Hidalgo.

Imprint New York : Haworth Maltreatment & Trauma Press, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  261.83272 H53s 2007    ---  Available
Description xxii, 136 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Series Maltreatment, trauma, and interpersonal aggression
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 121-129) and index.
Contents Introduction -- The revelation of crisis -- Taking a closer look-prevalence and characteristics of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church -- Political attempts to identify a singular cause -- The Catholic Church as a human system -- Systemic sexual shame and Catholicism -- Implications for recovery, research, and prevention.
Subject Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Sexual behavior.
Nuns -- Sexual behavior.
Child sexual abuse by clergy.
Child sexual abuse -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
ISBN 0789029561 (pbk.)
9780789029553 (hard 13 : alk. paper)
9780789029560 (soft 13 : alk. paper)
0789029553 (hbk.)
Standard No. YDXCP 2496998
YDXCP 2496997

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