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Risk Factors for Sexual Recidivism In their 1996 and 1998 studies, R. Karl Hanson and Monique T. Bussiére identified 21 factors that statistically predicted sexual recidivism as opposed to recidivism generally or nonsexual violent recidivism. In descending order of strength of predictive value, those factors are as follows: 1. Plethysmograph preference for children 2. Scale 5 (masculinity/femininity) of the MMPI* 3. Severely disordered 4. Deviant sexual preferences (pretreatment) 5. Prior sexual...