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Not otherwise specified: very rare categories: zoophilia, necrophilia, etc Adults who desire sexual contact with children 1. Pedophiles are not always child molesters 2. Pedophiles: attracted to children mostly usually under age of 11 3. MAPs: minor attracted persons - not engaged in sexual activity with children 4. Child molester does not always mean attraction to children 5. Hebephiles: attracted to children who are entering puberty ages 11-14 5.1. Not always considered a paraphilia - is this an orientation? 18 year old with a 14 year old in High School 5.2. Book lolita - man who falls in love with a young girl Variety of Paraphilias 1. Cartagena, Colombia - Exaggeration of boys having sex with donkeys 1.1. More experience wanted 1.2. No partners available 1.3. Donkey not being held or forced down 1.4. 11 -14 aged boys 2. Necrophilia
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254 2.1. only 200 cases found 2.2. very rare 2.3. many say they like the lack of rejection 2.3.1. self esteem issues Theories about paraphilias tendency to develop paraphilia might be inherited 18.5% reported having a parent/sibling with paraphilia Paraphiliacs have deficiencies in frontal lobe anatomy compared to controls Parts of frontal lobe and cerebral cortex smaller in paraphiliacs damage in frontal lobe affects sexual expression (temporal lobe & cerebral cortex) Paraphilias may be triggered by damage to certain brain regions Patients with Alzheimer’s have higher chance of developing paraphilic tendencies might be an indicator that we all have some sort of paraphilia but we suppress it less inhibitions, higher risk taking Study at UCLA asked men “if there were no consequences would you rape women?” said yes said no, even when the question was rephrased Socially desirable responding : when participating in an experiment, you answer what you think society wants to hear thoughts don’t always result in behavior Paraphilias may develop from aspects of courtship disorders we have a script for courtship behaviors, if we push them to the extreme, you see paraphilias Four stages: 1: location/selection of partner 2: initial non-tactile interactions 3: tactile interactions (non-sexual) 4: genital stage. End of courtship script if we examine these stages, we can associate them with a paraphilia 1: can be seen as voyeurism 2: exhibitionism/obscene calls 3: frotteurism 4: paraphilic rape this might explain why people have more than one paraphilia
255 Paraphilias may be caused by the blockage of normal avenues of sexual expression Paraphiliacs have issues with social interactions with women and social anxiety Paraphilic men tend to have hypersexuality This impairs their function (masturbate more) and puts them in this unhealthy form of sexual expression that leads to paraphilia Paraphilia might be learned Cycle of Abuse: people abused as children might become abusers might be related to 1st degree relatives and genetics Learned through association:

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