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Author Robertson, Stephen (Stephen Murray)
Title Crimes against children : sexual violence and legal culture in New York City, 1880-1960 / Stephen Robertson.
Publication Info Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2005.



Descript xii, 337 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents Introduction -- To rescue the developing child -- The act of violence on a child of tender years -- The crime against nature -- To throw absolute protection around females of less than sixteen years of age -- Making right a girl's ruin -- Making adolescents -- Crimes against children -- Child molestation -- Sex play -- Separating the men from the boys -- Conclusion.
ISBN 0807829323 (cloth : alk. paper)
0807855960 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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Author Robertson, Stephen (Stephen Murray)
Series Studies in legal history
Subject Child sexual abuse -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century.
Child sexual abuse -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century.
Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Prosecution -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century.
Prosecution -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Descript xii, 337 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents Introduction -- To rescue the developing child -- The act of violence on a child of tender years -- The crime against nature -- To throw absolute protection around females of less than sixteen years of age -- Making right a girl's ruin -- Making adolescents -- Crimes against children -- Child molestation -- Sex play -- Separating the men from the boys -- Conclusion.
ISBN 0807829323 (cloth : alk. paper)
0807855960 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Author Robertson, Stephen (Stephen Murray)
Series Studies in legal history
Subject Child sexual abuse -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century.
Child sexual abuse -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century.
Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Prosecution -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century.
Prosecution -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.

Subject Child sexual abuse -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century.
Child sexual abuse -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century.
Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Prosecution -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century.
Prosecution -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Descript xii, 337 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents Introduction -- To rescue the developing child -- The act of violence on a child of tender years -- The crime against nature -- To throw absolute protection around females of less than sixteen years of age -- Making right a girl's ruin -- Making adolescents -- Crimes against children -- Child molestation -- Sex play -- Separating the men from the boys -- Conclusion.
ISBN 0807829323 (cloth : alk. paper)
0807855960 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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