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What are the effects of hebephilia?

I thought I would edit to add a bit of information. First of all for those who don't know, (I didn't until I looked it up when I saw this question for the first time), the term hebephilia has been ...
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Psychological effects of statutory rape - differences by gender?

The following is a culmination of research I have conducted over a long time on the very subject. The term "statutory rape" This is a generic term and some consider it to include just victims under ...
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Resources for adults supporting a partner with childhood sexual trauma

Rape and sexual assault definitely does not only affect the assaulted, but also the friends and family as they can feel helpless, not knowing what is best to do to help and support the assaulted. As I ...
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Is there a criterion to distinct between a philia and a paraphilia?

As far as I am aware, there is no such word in the English language as Philia, but it is a suffix within words. Also, the suffix of -philia in a word does not necessarily denote anything sexual. The ...
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In the face of sexual trauma, do sufferers tend to avoid relationships with the other sex?

SHORT ANSWER: The fact that victims of sexual trauma would tend to avoid sex because it is associated to their trauma would not be contradicting evolutionary theory. Natural selection is strong, but ...
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What are the effects of hebephilia?

Most recent reviews have been fairly decisive on the negative impact of child sexual abuse in general (though noting much variability in outcomes), but uncertain as to the specific effect of age of ...
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