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010001 VO Lecture Series: Sexual Abuse of Minors. Crime and Responsibility (2019W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 1 - Katholische Theologie

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Details

Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes

MO wtl von 07.10.2019 bis 27.01.2020 18.30-20.00 Ort: Hörsaal 6 Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 9 Hof 5; MO 16.12.2019 16.00-17.30 Ort: Seminarraum 8 Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 9 Hof 5


Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Mains goals:
The lecture series is intended to impart the following knowledge and to provide insight into its reasons:
- Strong hierarchical structures tend to elude control
- Educational institutions for young people are particularly prone to sexual abuse
- The perpetrators are predominantly male.
- Clear distinctions between and naming of different sexual forms are necessary.
- School as a place of danger is a decisive learning field for preventing sexual abuse
- Methods of educating adults institutionally dealing with young people within the Catholic Church
- Besides empirical, institutional and pedagogical questions, abuse also poses theological questions about God, who is supposed to be a partisan in favor of oppressed and destroyed people.

Contents:
- Sexual abuse in church and non-church educational institutions and its reasons
- Relationship between abuse and male domination
- Responsibility of church leadership in the face of the abuse crisis
- Pope Francis and his view on the question of the sexual abuse of minors
- The Church crisis as crisis of God
- Differentiation between homosexuality and paedosexuality
- Focus on school as a place of danger and safety
- Centre For Child Protection – an ecclesiastical institution for the protection of minors
- Issues of abuse in the context of priest education
- Prevention of abuse and violence in the Archdiocese of Vienna

Method:
Lecture, approx. 60 minutes, as well as moderated discussion

Assessment and permitted materials

Oral examination; 15 minutes; two independent question or subject areas.

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Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The oral exam consists of at least two independent questions or subject areas. A positive assessment of the examination is achieved when the broad outlines of the subject areas have been covered and each part of the examination has been passed. - The examination performance is assessed as "sehr gut / very good" if the knowledge of the examination material clearly exceeds the average expected level of knowledge and if own, well based insights are brought in.

Examination topics

Thematic units of the lecture series or English substitute literature

Reading list

In addition to the lectures and the literature references mentioned there, the following articles are also helpful for reading; those marked with an asterisk (*) represent the English substitute literature relevant for the examination:
Bange, Dirk: Sexueller Mißbrauch an Kindern. Ausmaß, Hintergründe, Folgen, Weinheim 1996
Bittler, Anton (Hg.): Mobbing und Mißbrauch in der Kirche. Zur Schadenserkennung und Schadensbegrenzung, Oberursel 1999.
Brüntrup, Godehard / Herwartz, Christian / Kügler, Hermann (Hg.): Unheilige Macht.
* Commission of Investigation (Dublin): Report into the Catholic Archdiocese of Dublin, Dublin 2009
Der Jesuitenorden und die Missbrauchskrise, Stuttgart 2013
* Claffey, Patrick (Hg.): Broken faith. Why hope matters, Oxford u.a. 2013
Deutsche Bischofskonferenz, MHG-Studie: https://www.kath-freiburg-ost.de/html/mhg_studie.html
Eglau, Uwe: Sexueller Missbrauch in Organisationen. Erkennen, verstehen, handeln
Wien 2011
Gebrande, Julia (Hg.): Machtmissbrauch in der katholischen Kirche. Aufarbeitung und Prävention sexualisierter Gewalt, Hildesheim-Zürich-New York 2019
Goertz, Stephan: Sexuelle Gewalt. Fragen an Kirche und Theologie, Berlin u.a. 2010
Hallay-Witte, Mary / Janssen, Bettina (Hg.): Schweigebruch. Vom sexuellen Missbrauch zur institutionellen Prävention, Freiburg-Basel-Wien 2016
Haslbeck, Barbara: Sexueller Missbrauch und Religiosität. Wenn Frauen das Schweigen brechen. Eine empirische Studie, Berlin 2007
Kruck, Marlene: Das Schweigen durchbrechen. Band 1: Sexueller Missbrauch in der deutschsprachigen Kinder- und Jugendliteratur, Münster u.a. 2006
LaFontaine, Jean Sybil: Speak of the Devil : Tales of Satanic Abuse in contemporary England, Cambridge u.a. 1998.
Lehner, Erich: Gewalt und Männlichkeit, Wien u.a. 2007
Mertes, Klaus: Überlegungen zur Aufarbeitung von Homophobie in der katholischen Kirche, in: Theologie. Geschichte. Zeitschrift für Theologie und Kulturgeschichte 11 (2016): http://universaar.uni-saarland.de/journals/index.php/tg/article/view/841/885
Miller, Damian (Hg.): Reformpädagogik nach der Odenwaldschule – wie weiter? Weinheim u.a. 2014
Müller, Wunibald: Verschwiegene Wunden. Sexuellen Missbrauch in der Katholischen Kirche erkennen und verhindern, München 2010
Reißmeier, Johann J., Sexueller Missbrauch im kirchlichen Strafrecht. Verfahren - Zuständigkeiten – Strafen. Eine Handreichung, Innsbruck-Wien 2012
Rossetti, Stephen J. (Hg.): „Auch Gott hat mich nicht beschützt“. Wenn Minderjährige in kirchlichem Milieu Opfer sexuellen Mißbrauchs werden, Mainz 1998.
Striet, Magnus / Werden, Rita (Hg.): Unheilige Theologie! Analysen angesichts sexueller Gewalt gegen Minderjährige durch Priester, Freiburg-Basel-Wien 2019
Wolf, Hubert u.a.: Kirche, reformiere dich! Anstöße aus den Orden, Freiburg-Basel-Wien 2019
* Zollner, Hans: Prevention of sexual abuse. Improved information is crucial, in: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 8 (2014) 5ff.

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