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Title Sexual abuse in the Catholic Church : a decade of crisis, 2002-2012 / Thomas G. Plante and Kathleen L. McChesney, editors.
Published Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, 2011.
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 Floor2  BX1912.9 .S387 2011    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 270 p. ; 25 cm.
Series Abnormal psychology
Abnormal psychology (Westport, Conn.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Where are we now? Victim's journey / Anonymous -- Tragedy and travesty : the sexual abuse of minors by Catholic clergy / Thomas G. Plante, Kathleen L. McChesney -- Incidence of clerical sexual abuse over time : changes in behavior and seminary training between 1950 and 2008 / Karen J. Terry, Katarina Schuth, Margaret Leland Smith -- "Dallas" Charter. Journey to the Charter / Mark E. Chopko, J. Cletus Kiley, Francis J. Maniscalco -- Failure of the Dallas Charter and Canon law : a blessing in disguise / Terrence A. Carroll -- Charter report card : have the bishops lived up to the promises made in Dallas? / Kathleen L. McChesney -- Was Archimedes an insider or an outsider? / Michael R. Merz -- Church culture. Changing the culture / Bishop Geoffrey J. Robinson -- Vicissitudes of response to pastoral malfeasance : a sociological view of church polity / Anson Shupe -- Scandal versus culture : Mother Church and the rape of her children / A.W. Richard Sipe -- Church governance in light of the sex abuse scandal : the need for financial accountability, transparency, and sound internal financial controls / Charles Zech -- Reflections from the faithful, the victims, and the clergy. Response of the faithful : ten years of crisis / James E. Post -- Policy seeks silence but the church needs prevention / Barbara Blaine -- Sexual abuse by Catholic clergy : the spiritual damage / Thomas P. Doyle -- Priest's perspective on the crisis / Richard Vega -- Clergy screening, formation, and treatment. Psychological screening of clergy applicants : keeping those who might harm children and others out of ministry / Thomas G. Plante -- Seminary formation in light of the sexual abuse crisis : pastores dabo vobis / Gerald D. Coleman -- Response of religious institutes of men to the crisis of sexual abuse in the Roman Catholic Church in the United States / Monica Applewhite, Paul Macke -- Understanding the treatment of clerical sex offenders / Gerard J. McGlone -- Conclusion. Beyond the decade of crisis / Kathleen L. McChesney, Thomas G. Plante.
Subject Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Sexual behavior -- United States.
Child sexual abuse by clergy -- United States.
Related Names Plante, Thomas G.
McChesney, Kathleen, 1950-
ISBN 0313393877 (hard copy : alk. paper)
9780313393877 (hard copy : alk. paper)
9780313393884 (ebook)
0313393885 (ebook)
OCLC number 721891550