Predicting Sexual Interest in Children Among a Community Sample of Men and Women
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This study will investigate how developmental experiences in childhood may predict sexual interest in children (SIC) reported by a community sample. A secondary analysis was conducted on the data collected during the Wurtele, Simons, and Moreno (2014) study assessing the sexual attitudes and behaviors of 435 adults (262 females and 173 males) aged 18 to 79 years. Predictor variables included a wide variety of childhood experiences found on the Childhood Experiences and Behavior Questionnaire (CEBQ; Simons, Wurtele, & Durham, 2008). The relationship between predictor variables (e.g., poor ...