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Click to edit Master subtitle style 2/18/11 Bestiality Dominique Huff, Kenny Miles, Kenny Deon – Group 4
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2/18/11 Historical Perspective Definition – Bestiality, or zoophilia, is a disorder where a human being has an intense physical and emotional attraction to animals. Ancient societies: Embraced in ancient Greece and Rome As Christianity grew, bestiality became outlawed Punishable by death Age of Enlightenment
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2/18/11 Prevalence Etiology People with paraphilias often exhibit more than one Familial upbringing Abuse in the home Kinsey Roughly 8% of males had had one sexual encounter with an animal Contemporary statistics More males than females, under age 30 Typically live on, near, or have ready access to farms
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2/18/11 Comparisons
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Unformatted text preview: Hickey goes much more in-depth on the history of zoophilia Hickey is more concerned with what causes someone to engage in this behavior Hickey describes the arguments both sides use for legal aspects Holmes and Holmes focus more on the different types of bestiality and how the acts are done Give more specific animals used 2/18/11 Policy Implications Gains attention through specific incidence or illegal pornography Waterloo, Iowa example What can be done to reduce behavior? What possible consequences could arise from not decreasing behavior? Serial killers such as Jeffrey Dahmer tortured animals Should the criminal justice system be bothered with [bestiality]? Why or why not?...
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