Pedophilia.

@article{Seto2009Pedophilia,
  title={Pedophilia.},
  author={Michael C. Seto},
  journal={Annual review of clinical psychology},
  year={2009},
  volume={5},
  pages={
          391-407
        }
}
  • M. Seto
  • Published 7 February 2020
  • Medicine
  • Annual review of clinical psychology
Pedophilia is defined as a sexual interest in prepubescent children. It is empirically linked with sexual offending against children: Child pornography offenders and sex offenders with child victims are more likely to be pedophiles based on self-report or objective measures of sexual interests. At the same time, some pedophiles have not had any known sexual contact with children, and perhaps half of sex offenders against children would not meet diagnostic criteria for pedophilia. Pedophilia can… 
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