paraphilia

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Another point made was that some young people dress provocatively and don't realise they are setting themselves up as targets for sexual deviance.
8) Their focus upon the sexual offender was the first sustained medical interest in sexual deviance in Britain, and was based upon a widespread consensus among doctors regarding the nature of normal and abnormal sexual offenders and offences, healthy and deviant sexualities, and male and female criminality in the sexual field.
While sexual behavior does not necessarily mark the body in such immediate and visible ways, narratives of sexual deviance (such as rape, adultery, or incest) are deployed to mark subjects.
Illustrating a different kind of relationship, although a history of sexual deviance is a well-acknowledged risk factor the completion of sex offender treatment that includes learning skills by which to manage sexually deviant urges is protective (assuming such treatment is effective for the individual in question).
birthing inordinate numbers of children, constitutes 26 percent of all references about female pathology in general and 51 percent of the references about women's sexual deviance in particular.
In this grisly tale of deception, cruelty, sexual deviance and greed, Sudhir Thapliyal who has written the screenplay of a telefilm based on Ruskin Bond's novel Room on the Roof, once more displays his skill at dramatic presentation.
The sheriff added: "There doesn't appear to be any underling sexual deviance.
Thus, a growing taxonomy of sexual deviance worked to shore up and more precisely define sexual normativity in ways that served the interests and supported the power base of Virginia's elites at the same time that it presented possibilities for intervention into this system by and for non-elites.
Despite the evidence that sex offenders vary, traditional treatment assumes that they possess a relatively fixed set of characteristics, such as propensity to commit violent and abusive behaviors, an ongoing pattern of sexual deviance, poor self-regulation, an unstable lifestyle, and/or an abusive childhood.
As with FaceBook and many other trivial issues, I can only assume it is mass oppressed, suppressed sexual deviance which makes these people feel the need to control us all out of their own hidden depravity.
While the concern with female patients was their actual or potential sexual deviance in the form of premarital or extramarital relations and illegitimate births, for males, criminal behavior is the concern.
He candidly writes about every aspect of his childhood and adolescence, from his sexual deviance and drug use to his teenage marriage and criminal misadventures.
Other topics include sexual deviance and the law, neurobiological processes and comorbidity in sexual deviance, medical models and interventions and the public health approach.
Both concerned themselves with the seamier parts of our culture--pornography, sexual deviance, crime, murder and the like--successfully blending literary style with the more outreelements of contemporary life.
Recidivism rates differ based on the offense type and risk factors such as offender age, pattern of sexual deviance, criminal history and victim preferences.