paedophilia

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paedophilia

(esp US), pedophilia
the condition of being sexually attracted to children
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This filmic sequence locates this body as a space within the gaze of paedophiliac discourse.
Paedophiliac men have been known to get close to women, so they can get close to their children.
This is how he explains his narrow escape from being exposed as a paedophiliac in Ramsdale: "The passion I had developed for that nymphet .
It had been contended at one stage that his paedophiliac activities had been caused by the brain damage but Judge Globe said that it was now agreed there was no causal link with his behaviour.
There is also a paedophiliac connection to Kinsey's work, relating to how he obtained statistics for his results; it is doubtful if the movie will explore this (Files from Globe & Mail, Nov.
Mark Stephens, a lawyer with Finers Stephens Innocent who founded the Internet Watch Foundation, said: 'It is wrongheaded, misguided and illegal to look at or download or even to pay to download paedophiliac material and if you do so, you are likely to go to prison.
Surely misjudged was the lavish production of The Hound of the Baskervilles - a story that will never really grab the attention of the majority of viewers in an age when they like their television killers to be demented, paedophiliac humans, not a crazed, computer-generated canine.