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Child sexual abuse in its legal and social contexts

Suzanne MacManus

Child sexual abuse in its legal and social contexts

a feminist analysis

by Suzanne MacManus

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Published by University College Dublin in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child sexual abuse -- Ireland.,
  • Sex crimes -- Ireland.,
  • Patriarchy -- Ireland.,
  • Feminist theory.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Suzanne MacManus.
    ContributionsUniversity College Dublin. Equality Studies Centre.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 82p. :
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16654528M

    CHILD ABUSE 3. Child Abuse and Its Effects on the Social-Emotional Behavior of Elementary School Students Have you ever wondered whose the most common sexual predator in child abuse cases? According to The Adverse Childhood Author: Natalie Heredia. Child sexual abuse (CSA) is when a child is forced or persuaded to take part in sexual activities. This may involve physical contact or non-contact activities and can happen online or offline (Department for Education, ; Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety, ; Scottish Government, ; Wales Safeguarding Procedures Project Board, ).

    One of the major achievements of the past quarter century has been the growing awareness of the prevalence and damaging psychological consequences of the sexual abuse of children. State child protection authorities substantia cases that involved childhood sexual abuse in , the last year for which figures are available. Child Abuse in Nigeria: Dimension, Reasons for its Persistence and Probable Solutions Olaitan O. Olusegun* and Amos A. Idowu** “There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.”1 ABSTRACT Child abuse in Nigeria negatively affects the future of children and destroys the image of the by: 1.

    The social and economic costs of child abuse and neglect are difficult to calculate. Some costs are straightforward and directly related to maltreatment, such as hospital costs for medical treatment of injuries sustained as a result of physical abuse and foster care costs resulting from the removal of children when they cannot remain safely with their families. 9%of the child abuse victims die from neglect. 9%of the child abuse victims die from physical abuse. 4%of children who die from child abuse are under one year. More than 90% of juvenile sexual abuse victims know their perpetrator. Child abuse crosses all socioeconomic and educational levels, religions, ethnic and cultural groups.


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Child abuse history and its effects on affect and social cognition as mediated by social support David Gerard Beeman Iowa State University Follow this and additional works at: Part of theClinical Psychology Commons,Developmental Psychology Commons,Psychiatry and Psychology Commons, and theSociology CommonsAuthor: David Gerard Beeman.

Achild’s sexual contact with a grown-up is an experience which has a negative impact on the child’s development and their physical, emotional, and social functioning. The range of immediate and long-term effects of child sexual abuse is wide, and their occurrence depends on multiple Size: 1MB.

It recommends further research into policy and programmatic approaches to child maltreatment, a greater focus on the social, cultural and structural influences on child maltreatment, and investigation into child maltreatment, particularly child sexual abuse, in contexts outside of the home, such as in by: 6.

Child Protective Services: A Guide for Caseworkers 7. Best practices and critical issues in casework practice are underscored throughout.

The. primary audience includes CPS caseworkers, supervisors, and administrators. State, tribal, and local CPS agency trainers may use the manual for pre- or inservice training of CPSFile Size: 2MB. women routinely accuse husbands of abuse—especially sexual abuse—in an attempt to gain lever - age Child sexual abuse in its legal and social contexts book child custody battles.

In Canada, the issue came before a Parliamentary hearing, with men’s advocates claiming that false allegations of sexual abuse had become the “weapon of choice” for estranged wives (Trocmé & Bala, ).

In most States the Child Protective Services (CPS) agency, either through a local or statewide hotline, has the primary responsibility for receiving referrals, which are also called unit that receives the report about a suspected case of child maltreatment is often called the intake unit.

Some State laws require that certain forms of abuse, such as sexual abuse or severe. According to the World Health Organisation, “Child abuse” or “maltreatment” constitutes ‘all forms of physical and/or emotional ill-treatment, sexual abuse, neglect or negligent treatment or commercial or other exploitation, resulting in actual or potential harm to the child’s health, survival, development or dignity in the context of a.

Child Prostitution and Other Sexual Abuse. – Children, whether male or female, who for money, profit, or any other consideration or due to the coercion or influence of any adult, syndicate or group, indulge in sexual intercourse or lascivious conduct, are deemed to be children exploited in prostitution and other sexual abuse.

A Review of Research on Child Abuse in Malaysia Irene Guat-Sim Cheah 1, Choo Wan Yuen 2 1Department of Paediatrics, Kuala Lumpur Hospital, 2Julius Centre University Malaya & Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur Corresponding Author: [email protected]; [email protected] 1 L aw s ofM ly i,Ch dA ct2 0 1Se n File Size: KB.

The sexual abuse of children by Catholic priests and deacons is part of the larger problem of sexual abuse of children in the United States. This chapter is a summary of the estimates of child sexual abuse in the Catholic Church as well as the general population.

A Secret Database of Child Abuse. The organization was concerned about the legal risk posed by possible child molesters within its ranks. The letter laid out instructions on how to deal with a Author: Douglas Quenqua.

These volumes present the Royal Commission’s understanding of child sexual abuse in institutional contexts and its impacts on survivors. Volume 2, Nature and cause; Volume 3, Impacts; Volume 4, Identifying and disclosing child sexual abuse; Volume 5, Private sessions.

Child sexual abuse (CSA) is a serious and widespread problem in India as it is in many parts of the world today. The trauma associated with sexual abuse can contribute to arrested development, as well as a host of psychological and emotional disorders, that some children and adolescents may never overcome.

Every child is an individual, and not every child who is sexually abused will require ongoing mental health therapy. Infants and toddlers who are sexually abused would not be expected to have lasting memories of their sexual abuse and obviously are too young for mental health therapy.

Preschool-aged, school-aged, Cited by: E. Baccino, L. Martrille, in Encyclopedia of Forensic and Legal Medicine (Second Edition), Abstract. Child sexual abuse (CSA) is not only a frequent and difficult judicial problem but also a major public health challenge.

Recent meta-analyses found a worldwide prevalence of CSA of % in males and % in females. Sneddon () provided definitions and discussed the characteristics of sexual abuse, emotional abuse, physical abuse and neglect.

Sexual abuse involves adults, adolescents or children engaging in sexual activities that children may not understand, are not able to give informed consent and can occur on a contact or non-contact : Sarah E Wright.

CI AMI CMMNIT ASTRAIA ÄINRMATIN CAN Child sexual abuse (CSA) covers a broad range of sexual activities perpetrated against children, mostly by someone known and trusted by the child. The research on the longer-term impact of child sexual abuse indicates that there may be a range of negative consequences for mental health and adjustment in childhood.

Such analysis provides powerful evidence against the notion that child sexual abuse is a problem of parenting. It is instead a function of masculine socialisation. It is this social context which both creates and is reinforced by sexual assault and abuse and in which sexual abuse plays an important role in maintaining the status quo.

Published manuscripts reviewed for this paper were obtained from medline, Sociological Abstracts, and Psychological Abstracts using singly, or in combination, search terms such as child abuse, violence, maltreatment, physical abuse, sexual abuse, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel, chronic pain, depression, eating disorders, somatic symptoms, posttraumatic stress disorder, and health outcomes.

References were also retrieved from the bibliographies Cited by: These novels hold true story accounts about child, sexual, verbal, & physical abuse. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

Implications of child abuse on education of primary school students in nigeria 12 | Page Scope of Study This study is about child abuse, which is a social phenomenon that has pervaded the entire social structure and the fabric of Nigerian society and indeed the world.

Background. During the Round Table on “Childhood Sexual Abuse” organized between and by three German Federal Ministries (the Ministry for Research and Education, the Ministry for Families, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth and the Ministry of Justice) one of the key questions revolved around ways in which the renewed large-scale victimization of children Cited by:   Because of this, I want to take a quick look at 11 common psychiatric symptoms experienced by victims of childhood sexual abuse but please keep in mind that this is not a diagnostic guide or a.