n Acta Criminologica: Southern African Journal of Criminology - Professional attitudes regarding child sexual abuse : a comparison between the police, magistrates and child line counsellors

Volume 13, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 1012-8093



Professional groups involved in the management of child sexual abuse have been found to ascribe to different views regarding crucial issues such as offender management, the seriousness of abusive acts, and the nature/psychological consequences of abuse (Craft & Clarkson 1985; Kelley 1990; Saunders 1988; Trute, Adkins & MacDonald 1992; Wilk & McCarthy 1986).

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