skip to content
Pedophiles and priests: anatomy of a contemporary crisis Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Pedophiles and priests: anatomy of a contemporary crisis

Author: Philip Jenkins
Publisher: Oxford Oxford University Press 2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

If we can believe the six o'clock news, there has been an epidemic of sexual abuse among the clergy, and especially among the Roman Catholic clergy. This study looks at the entire history of this  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Jenkins
OCLC Number: 901144729
Description: 214 p.
Contents: 1. The Construction of Problems and Panics; 2. The Anti-Catholic Tradition; 3. The Discovery of Clergy Sex Abuse; 4. The Media and the Crisis; 5. Pedophilia and Child Abuse; 6. Conflict in the Churches; 7. Sins of the Fathers: The Feminist Response; 8. The Legal Environment; 9. Defending the Therapy; 10. Meanings and Directions
Responsibility: Philip Jenkins [aut].

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

While he may overestimate the long-term consequences of the malfeasance he examines, Philip Jenkins' admirable study is without doubt the best account we have of clerical sexual scandal and the way Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/901144729> # Pedophiles and priests: anatomy of a contemporary crisis
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "901144729" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837012114#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837012114#Topic/christian_moral_theology> ; # Christian moral theology
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837012114#Topic/sociology_of_the_family_sociology_of_sexuality> ; # Sociology of the family. Sociology of sexuality
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837012114#Topic/ethics_of_family_ethics_of_sexuality> ; # Ethics of family. Ethics of sexuality
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837012114#Person/jenkins_philip> ; # Philip Jenkins
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:datePublished "2010" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/837012114> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Pedophiles and priests: anatomy of a contemporary crisis" ;
   schema:numberOfPages "214" ;
   schema:productID "901144729" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/901144729#PublicationEvent/oxfordoxford_university_press2010> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837012114#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/901144729> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837012114#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837012114#Person/jenkins_philip> # Philip Jenkins
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Jenkins" ;
   schema:givenName "Philip" ;
   schema:name "Philip Jenkins" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837012114#Topic/christian_moral_theology> # Christian moral theology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Christian moral theology" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837012114#Topic/ethics_of_family_ethics_of_sexuality> # Ethics of family. Ethics of sexuality
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Ethics of family. Ethics of sexuality" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837012114#Topic/sociology_of_the_family_sociology_of_sexuality> # Sociology of the family. Sociology of sexuality
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sociology of the family. Sociology of sexuality" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.