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The Resource Perversion of power : sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, Mary Gail Frawley-O'Dea

Perversion of power : sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, Mary Gail Frawley-O'Dea

Label
Perversion of power : sexual abuse in the Catholic Church
Title
Perversion of power
Title remainder
sexual abuse in the Catholic Church
Statement of responsibility
Mary Gail Frawley-O'Dea
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on 20 years of clinical experience, the author presents the dynamics of sexual abuse both from the victim's point of view and from the priest's; probes why the Church hierarchy, fellow priests, and lay people were silent for so long; and what drew this scandal into the public arena
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frawley-O'Dea, Mary Gail
Dewey number
261.8/3272088282
Index
index present
LC call number
BX1912.9
LC item number
.F74 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catholic Church
  • Romersk-katolska kyrkan
  • Catholic Church
  • Child sexual abuse by clergy
  • Child sexual abuse by clergy
  • Clergy
  • Katholischer Geistlicher
  • Sexueller Missbrauch
  • Sexueller Missbrauch
  • Kirche
  • Sexuell missbrauchtes Kind
  • Sexuella övergrepp mot barn
  • Präster
Label
Perversion of power : sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, Mary Gail Frawley-O'Dea
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-304) 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
From the Bayou to Boston: a developing pattern -- Surviving soul murder -- Suffering, submission, and sadomasochism -- Embodied and gendered souls -- Degraded sexual desire and theologized sex -- Celibate sexuality and sexually active "celibates" -- Homosexuality: secreted and scapegoated -- Where were the pastors? -- Clerical narcissism -- Perpetrators, priests, people in the pews -- The secret is revealed -- Epilogue: Is everything old new again?
Control code
ocm71350368
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 320 pages
Isbn
9780826515469
Lccn
2006029442
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o71350368
  • (OCoLC)71350368
Label
Perversion of power : sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, Mary Gail Frawley-O'Dea
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-304) 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
From the Bayou to Boston: a developing pattern -- Surviving soul murder -- Suffering, submission, and sadomasochism -- Embodied and gendered souls -- Degraded sexual desire and theologized sex -- Celibate sexuality and sexually active "celibates" -- Homosexuality: secreted and scapegoated -- Where were the pastors? -- Clerical narcissism -- Perpetrators, priests, people in the pews -- The secret is revealed -- Epilogue: Is everything old new again?
Control code
ocm71350368
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 320 pages
Isbn
9780826515469
Lccn
2006029442
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o71350368
  • (OCoLC)71350368

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