TITLE

Recent research into the downloading of child pornographic materials from the Internet (1983-2004)

PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Community Safety Journal;Jul2005, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article summarises recent research into the subject of downloading child pornography and the different kinds of individuals engaged in the activity. Current attitudes to paedophilia are assessed. The question as to whether the downloading of pornographic paedophile material always leads to paedophilia is a core discussion. The law and current views on downloading are also discussed. The issue of whether downloaders of such materials are a danger is addressed and ways of preventing children being sexually exploited via the internet are explored.
ACCESSION #
17908221

 

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