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The Resource Sex offenders and public policy, Lynn M. Zott, book editor

Sex offenders and public policy, Lynn M. Zott, book editor

Label
Sex offenders and public policy
Title
Sex offenders and public policy
Statement of responsibility
Lynn M. Zott, book editor
Title variation
Sex offenders & public policy
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
364.153
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1969-
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Zott, Lynn M.
Series statement
Current controversies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex offenders
  • Sex crimes
Target audience
adult
Label
Sex offenders and public policy, Lynn M. Zott, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 28
  • Child Molestation Has Reached Epidemic Proportions
  • Dana D. Kelley
  • 39
  • No: Sex Offender Policy Is Not Based on Accurate Assumptions
  • Research and Statistics Debunk Common Misconceptions
  • Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers
  • 43
  • Americans Exaggerate Threats Posed by Sexual Predators
  • Benjamin Radford
  • Chapter 1
  • 54
  • Clarifying the Facts Can Strengthen Public Policy
  • Eric Lotke, Herbert J. Hoelter
  • 64
  • Most Sex Offenders Are Not Murderers
  • Lisa L. Sample
  • 72
  • Chapter 2
  • Is Treatment for Sex Offenders Effective?
  • Yes: Treatment for Sex Offenders Is Effective
  • Is Sex Offender Policy Based on Accurate Assumptions?
  • Treating Sex Offenders Makes Sense
  • Pamela D. Schultz
  • 85
  • Treatment for Pedophiles Reduces Victimization
  • Douglas J. Edwards
  • 90
  • No: Treatment for Sex Offenders Is Not Effective
  • Treating Sex Offenders Is a Waste of Resources
  • John Florez
  • 99
  • Yes: Sex Offender Policy Is Based on Accurate Assumptions
  • Pedophiles Are Criminals, Not Patients
  • Thomas S. Szasz
  • 102
  • Chapter 3
  • What Controversies Surround Sex Offender Policy?
  • Registries and Community Notification Target the Wrong People
  • Michelle L. Meloy
  • 110
  • Iowa's Residency Restrictions Have Proven Unsuccessful
  • Iowa County Attorneys Association
  • Tougher Laws on Sex Offenders Increase Public Safety
  • 120
  • GPS Tracking of Sex Offenders Fails to Protect Children and Promotes Panic
  • Katharine Mieszkowski
  • 126
  • Juveniles Engaging in Consensual Oral Sex Should Not Be Punished
  • Karen Houppert
  • 137
  • Legislation Must Be Based on Scientific Research
  • Richard B. Krueger
  • 139
  • George F. Allen
  • Death Penalty for Sex Offenders Sends the Wrong Message
  • Debra Saunders
  • 144
  • Castration Should Be an Option for Sex Offenders
  • Tamara Dietrich
  • 147
  • Castration Is Inappropriate and Immoral
  • Daily Press, Newport News, Virginia
  • 151
  • Chapter 4
  • 22
  • How Can Sex Offender Policies Be Improved?
  • Policy Should Emphasize Public Health and Restorative Justice
  • Eric S. Janus
  • 157
  • Policy Shift Needed to Protect Children on the Internet
  • Michelle Collins
  • 166
  • Reform the Statute of Limitations to Bring Victims Justice
  • Marci A. Hamilton
  • 173
  • Tough Laws and Vigilant Prosecution Are the Best Defense Against Sexual Predators
  • National Sex Offender Public Registry Is a Cost-Effective and Powerful Tool
  • Regina B. Schofield
  • 181
  • Containment and Surveillance Plus Registries Equals Real Protection
  • Kim Talman
  • 184
  • Targeting Offenders' Re-entry into Society and Community Education Are Key
  • Deborah Donovan Rice
  • 194
  • Alberto R. Gonzales
Control code
ocn170922378
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780737737974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
364.153 SE91 ; P ; XX-N ; SA ; C0802GALE(AN)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 170922378
  • (Sirsi) 170922378
  • (OCoLC)170922378
Label
Sex offenders and public policy, Lynn M. Zott, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 28
  • Child Molestation Has Reached Epidemic Proportions
  • Dana D. Kelley
  • 39
  • No: Sex Offender Policy Is Not Based on Accurate Assumptions
  • Research and Statistics Debunk Common Misconceptions
  • Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers
  • 43
  • Americans Exaggerate Threats Posed by Sexual Predators
  • Benjamin Radford
  • Chapter 1
  • 54
  • Clarifying the Facts Can Strengthen Public Policy
  • Eric Lotke, Herbert J. Hoelter
  • 64
  • Most Sex Offenders Are Not Murderers
  • Lisa L. Sample
  • 72
  • Chapter 2
  • Is Treatment for Sex Offenders Effective?
  • Yes: Treatment for Sex Offenders Is Effective
  • Is Sex Offender Policy Based on Accurate Assumptions?
  • Treating Sex Offenders Makes Sense
  • Pamela D. Schultz
  • 85
  • Treatment for Pedophiles Reduces Victimization
  • Douglas J. Edwards
  • 90
  • No: Treatment for Sex Offenders Is Not Effective
  • Treating Sex Offenders Is a Waste of Resources
  • John Florez
  • 99
  • Yes: Sex Offender Policy Is Based on Accurate Assumptions
  • Pedophiles Are Criminals, Not Patients
  • Thomas S. Szasz
  • 102
  • Chapter 3
  • What Controversies Surround Sex Offender Policy?
  • Registries and Community Notification Target the Wrong People
  • Michelle L. Meloy
  • 110
  • Iowa's Residency Restrictions Have Proven Unsuccessful
  • Iowa County Attorneys Association
  • Tougher Laws on Sex Offenders Increase Public Safety
  • 120
  • GPS Tracking of Sex Offenders Fails to Protect Children and Promotes Panic
  • Katharine Mieszkowski
  • 126
  • Juveniles Engaging in Consensual Oral Sex Should Not Be Punished
  • Karen Houppert
  • 137
  • Legislation Must Be Based on Scientific Research
  • Richard B. Krueger
  • 139
  • George F. Allen
  • Death Penalty for Sex Offenders Sends the Wrong Message
  • Debra Saunders
  • 144
  • Castration Should Be an Option for Sex Offenders
  • Tamara Dietrich
  • 147
  • Castration Is Inappropriate and Immoral
  • Daily Press, Newport News, Virginia
  • 151
  • Chapter 4
  • 22
  • How Can Sex Offender Policies Be Improved?
  • Policy Should Emphasize Public Health and Restorative Justice
  • Eric S. Janus
  • 157
  • Policy Shift Needed to Protect Children on the Internet
  • Michelle Collins
  • 166
  • Reform the Statute of Limitations to Bring Victims Justice
  • Marci A. Hamilton
  • 173
  • Tough Laws and Vigilant Prosecution Are the Best Defense Against Sexual Predators
  • National Sex Offender Public Registry Is a Cost-Effective and Powerful Tool
  • Regina B. Schofield
  • 181
  • Containment and Surveillance Plus Registries Equals Real Protection
  • Kim Talman
  • 184
  • Targeting Offenders' Re-entry into Society and Community Education Are Key
  • Deborah Donovan Rice
  • 194
  • Alberto R. Gonzales
Control code
ocn170922378
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780737737974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
364.153 SE91 ; P ; XX-N ; SA ; C0802GALE(AN)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 170922378
  • (Sirsi) 170922378
  • (OCoLC)170922378

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