Decision Making During the Offending Process: An Assessment Among Subtypes of Sexual Aggressors of Women

  1. Anthony R. Beech,
  2. Leam A. Craig and
  3. Kevin D. Browne
  1. Jean Proulx and
  2. Eric Beauregard

Published Online: 28 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470714362.ch11

Assessment and Treatment of Sex Offenders: A Handbook

Assessment and Treatment of Sex Offenders: A Handbook

How to Cite

Proulx, J. and Beauregard, E. (2009) Decision Making During the Offending Process: An Assessment Among Subtypes of Sexual Aggressors of Women, in Assessment and Treatment of Sex Offenders: A Handbook (eds A. R. Beech, L. A. Craig and K. D. Browne), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470714362.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 2 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470019009

Online ISBN: 9780470714362

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Keywords:

  • decision making;
  • offending process;
  • sexual aggressors;
  • taxometric analysis;
  • cost-benefit analysis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Rational Choice Perspective in Criminology

  • The Rational Choice Perspective Applied to Sexual Offending

  • Aim of the Study

  • Methods

  • Results

  • Discussion of Findings from the Study

  • Conclusions