Reconsidering Sex Crimes and Offenders: Prosecution or Persecution?

  title={Reconsidering Sex Crimes and Offenders: Prosecution or Persecution?},
  author={Lisa Anne Zilney and Laura Joan Zilney},
Reconsidering Sex Crimes and Offenders challenges readers' understanding of who sex offenders are, how they should be treated, and how best to protect the community from such offenders. Lisa Anne Zilney and Laura J. Zilney look at how the legal definitions of certain offenses have changed over time and then explore issues through a series of real-life case studies. Readers will discover how some citizens have been targeted and punished for consensual acts-including homosexuality, polygamy, and… CONTINUE READING