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Family Sexual Abuse
Frontline Research and Evaluation

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Domestic Violence

April 1991 | 256 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
This valuable book reviews and discusses the latest research on family sexual abuse. With contributions by both practitioners and researchers, it covers such issues as sibling incest; the background of sexual offenders; effects of sexual abuse on children, of offender removal from the home and of reunification and the prognosis for incest offenders after treatment. Within this context the immediate problems of local practitioners dealing with real life instances are highlighted and discussed.
 
PART ONE: CONTEXT: DEVELOPMENT OF FAMILY SEXUAL ABUSE RESEARCH AND PRACTICE
Jon R Conte
Child Sexual Abuse
Looking Backward and Forward  
Margaret J Bringewatt
The Minnesota Family Sexual Abuse Project
 
PART TWO: UNDERSTANDING FAMILY SEXUAL ABUSE AND ITS EFFECTS
Carolyn J Levitt, Greg Owen and Jeanette Truchsess
Families After Sexual Abuse
What Helps? What is Needed?  
S K Hewitt and W N Friedrich
Effects of Probable Sexual Abuse on Preschool Children
Michael J O'Brien
Taking Sibling Incest Seriously
Jane F Gilgun
Intergenerational Transmission of Child Sexual Abuse and Maltreatment
Irl Carter and Lawrence J Parker
Intrafamilial Sexual Abuse in American Indian Families
 
PART THREE: EVALUATING TREATMENTS AND INTERVENTIONS
Deborah L Woodworth
Evaluation of a Multiple-Family Incest Treatment Program
Sara Wright
Family Effects of Offender Removal from the Home
Jane Kinder Matthews, Jodie Raymaker and Kathleen Speltz
Effects of Reunification on Sexually Abusive Families
James W Maddock, Pamela R Gusk and Catherine F Lally
An Evaluation Protocol for Incest Family Functioning
Greg Owen and Nancy M Steele
Incest Offenders After Treatment
Jane Kinder Matthews, Ruth Mathews and Kathleen Speltz
Female Sexual Offenders
A Typology  
 
PART FOUR: SYNTHESIS
Michael Quinn Patton
Patterns, Themes, and Lessons

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ISBN: 9780803939615
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