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Online Child Sexual Victimisation

Corinne May-Chahal and Emma Kelly


Focusing on online-facilitated sexual abuse, this book takes a rigorous approach to existing literature to address some of the most pressing public and policy questions on this type of abuse. The book examines which children are most vulnerable, how their vulnerability is made, what they are vulnerable to and how we can foster resilience. It begins with an overview of online child sexual abuse. Victims are made both by the acts perpetrated on them and by the social context in which these acts take place and the consequences that are felt. The book examines online-facilitated child sexual abuse ... More

Keywords: online sexual abuse, vulnerable children, vulnerability, resilience, policy

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9781447354505
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: September 2020 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447354505.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Corinne May-Chahal, author
Lancaster University

Emma Kelly, author
Lancaster University