A study of clerics who commit sexual offenses: are they different from other sex offenders?

@article{Langevin2000ASO,
  title={A study of clerics who commit sexual offenses: are they different from other sex offenders?},
  author={Ron Langevin and Suzanne Curnoe and John C. Bain},
  journal={Child abuse & neglect},
  year={2000},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={535-45}
}
OBJECTIVE The goal of this study was to determine if cleric-sex offenders differed significantly from other sex offenders when compared to a control group and assessed with standard instruments that examine the major factors important in sexual offenses. METHOD Twenty-four male clerics accused of sexual offenses were compared to 24 male sex offender controls, matched on offense type, age, education, and marital status. Both groups were compared to a general sample of sex offenders (n = 2125… CONTINUE READING
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