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Not Monsters: Analyzing the Stories of Child Molesters

Social science


by
Pamela D. Schultz

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 248 pages

File size: 552 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

What could possibly motivate a person to molest a child? In search of insights, Not Monsters documents the stories of nine convicted child molesters through one-on-one interviews, listening to what offenders have to say about their crimes and exploring the roots of these behaviors from a social constructionist perspective. Their words paint a compelling and frightening portrait of how sexual abuse works in Western culture to perpetuate a political and social system of dominance and control.