Child perpetrators--children who molest other children: preliminary findings.

@article{Johnson1988ChildPW,
  title={Child perpetrators--children who molest other children: preliminary findings.},
  author={T C Johnson},
  journal={Child abuse & neglect},
  year={1988},
  volume={12 2},
  pages={219-29}
}
While the seriousness of sexual abuse by adolescents is finally beginning to receive adequate attention from the professional community, the existence of child perpetrators is largely dismissed and denied. Forty-seven boys between the ages of 4 and 13 are described who have molested children younger than themselves. Coercion was involved in all of the cases included in this study. These children had been treated in a program especially designed for child perpetrators at Children's Institute… CONTINUE READING