Citation McIvor G (2017) Female sex offenders. In: Sanders T (ed.) Oxford Handbook of Sex Offences and Sex Offenders. Oxford Handbooks. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 199-219. https://global.oup.com/academic/product/the-oxford-handbook-of-sex-offences-and-sex-offenders-9780190213633?q=handbook%20of%20sex%20offenses〈=en&cc=gb
Abstract This chapter draws upon international research to identify what is known about the nature of sexual offending by women and the characteristics of female sex offenders. Theoretical perspectives on female sexual offending and associated interventions are also discussed.