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Perversion of power : sexual abuse in the Catholic Church / Mary Gail Frawley-O'Dea
Bib ID 3914313
Format BookBook
Author
Frawley-O'Dea, Mary Gail, 1950-
 
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Edition 1st ed. 
Description Nashville, TN : Vanderbilt University Press, c2007 
xv, 320 p. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 9780826515469
9780826515476
Full 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
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Sexual behavior.  |  Child sexual abuse by clergy.

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