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Sexual Abuse

Sexual Abuse


Gewirtz-Meydan, A., & Finkelhor, D. (2019). Sexual abuse and assault in a large national sample of children and adolescents. Child Maltreatment, online first, 1-12. doi:10.1177/1077559519873975  (CV365)

Gewirtz-Meydan, A., Walsh, W., Wolak, J., & Finkelhor, D. (2018). The complex experience of child pornography survivors. Child Abuse & Neglect, 80, 238-248. doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2018.03.031. (CV364)

Finkelhor, D., Shattuck, M.A., Turner, H.A., & Hamby, S.L. (2014). The lifetime prevalence of child sexual abuse and sexual assault assessed in late adolescence. Journal of Child and Adolescent Health, 55 (2014): 329-333.(CV303)

Finkelhor, D. & Jones, L. (2012). Have sexual abuse and physical abuse declined since the 1990s? Durham, NH: Crimes against Children Research Center. (CV267)

Finkelhor, D., Ormrod, R. and Jones, L. (2009) Juveniles who Commit Sex Crimes against Minors. Juvenile Justice Bulletin. Order (CV171)

Finkelhor, D.(2009). The Prevention of Childhood Sexual Abuse. The Future of Children, 19(2): 169-194. (CV192)

Cross, T.P., Cryns, A., Davison, K., Jones, L.M., Kolko, D.J., Lippert, T., Magnuson, S., Shadoin, A.,Simone, M.,Sosnowski, P., Szczepanski, J., and Walsh, W.A.(2008) Evaluating children's advocacy centers' response to child sexual abuse. Juvenile Justice Bulletin, 1-12. (CV136)

Finkelhor, D. and Jones, L. Why have Child Maltreatment and Child Victimization Declined. Journal of Social Issues, 62(4): 685-716. (CV137J)

Hines, D., and Finkelhor, D.(2007). Statutory Sex Crime Relationships between Juveniles and Adults: A Review of Social Scientific Research. Aggression & Violent Behavior, 12: 300-314 (CV150)

Finkelhor,D. and Halter, S., Jones, L.(2006).Child Maltreatment Trends in the 1990's: Why Does Neglect Differ from Physical and Sexual Abuse? Child Maltreatment, 11(2): 107-120. (CV110)

Finkelhor, D. and Jones, L.M. (2004). Sexual Abuse Decline in the 1990s: Evidence for Possible Causes. Juvenile Justice Bulletin – NCJ199298 (pgs. 1-12). (CV58)

Finkelhor, D. (2003). Commentary: The Legacy of the Clergy Abuse Scandal. Child Abuse & Neglect, 27: 1225-1229. (CV68)

Finkelhor, D. and Ormrod, D.(2001). Crimes Against Children by Babysitters. Juvenile Justice Bulletin – NCJ189102 (pgs. 1-7). (CV41)

Finkelhor,D., Jones, L. and Kopiec, K.(2001). Why is Sexual Abuse Declining? A Survey of State Child Protection Administration. Child Abuse & Neglect, 25(9): 1139-1158. (CV44)

Finkelhor, D. and Jones, L.(2001). The Decline in Sexual Abuse Cases. Juvenile Justice Bulletin -- NCJ184741 (pgs. 1-12). (CV39)

Finkelhor,D., Hamby,S.L.,Moore,D.and Straus, M.A.(1997). Sexually Abused Children in a National Survey of Parents: Methodological Issues. Child Abuse & Neglect, 21(1):1-9. (VS81)

Berliner, L. and Finkelhor, D. (1995). Research on the Treatment of Sexually Abused Children.
Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 34(11):1408-1423. (VS80)

David Finkelhor and Janis Wolak (1995). Nonsexual Assaults to the Genitals in the Youth Population.
The Journal of the American Medical Association, 274 (21):1692-1697. (CV12)

Finkelhor, D.(1994). Current Information on the Scope and Nature of Child Sexual Abuse. The Future of Children, 4(2): 31-53. (VS75)

Finkelhor, D., Williams, L.M., and Burns, N. (1989). Nursery Crimes: Sexual Abuse in Day Care
Newbury Park, CA: Sage. Order from publisher