The characteristics of a geographical sample of convicted rapists: sexual victimization and compliance in comparison to child molesters.

@article{Craissati2004TheCO,
  title={The characteristics of a geographical sample of convicted rapists: sexual victimization and compliance in comparison to child molesters.},
  author={Jackie Craissati and Anthony T Beech},
  journal={Journal of interpersonal violence},
  year={2004},
  volume={19 4},
  pages={371-88}
}
The limited research literature that relates specifically to sexual offenders against adults (rapists) would suggest that they are more likely to demonstrate a greater criminogenic profile but to have experienced fewer childhood and adult psychological difficulties than child molesters. The aim of this study is to describe the characteristics of an urban sample of convicted rapists (n =80), comparing them to a sample of child molesters (n = 230) on background and offense-related variables… CONTINUE READING