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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
Published New York : Haworth Maltreatment & Trauma Press, ©2007
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 136 pages) : illustrations
Series Maltreatment, trauma, and interpersonal aggression
Maltreatment, trauma, and interpersonal aggression.
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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-129) and index
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Subject Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Sexual behavior.
Catholic Church.
Child sexual abuse by clergy.
Child sexual abuse -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church
Nuns -- Sexual behavior
Child sexual abuse by clergy.
Child sexual abuse -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
Clergy -- Sexual behavior.
Nuns -- Sexual behavior.
RELIGION -- Christian Life -- Social Issues.
RELIGION -- Christianity -- General.
abus sexuel d'enfants -- catholicisme -- clergé -- Eglise catholique romaine -- Etats-Unis -- 20e s. (fin)
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203837061