Chapter 5 Notes


5. The Making of Monsters

1. Truth, 29 September 1979. [Back]

2. Sunday Mail, 14 October 1979. [Back]

3. Quoted in Truth, 29 September 1979. [Back]

4. Ibid. [Back]

5. Gay Community News, Vol. 1, No. 2, December, 1979, p.9. [Back]

6. Ibid. [Back]

7. The Commissioner of The Queensland Police Force granted me permission to interview the two detectives. His assistance in this respect is gratefully acknowledged. [Back]

8. Clearly, while the Osborne case was unique in many ways, police investigations in the city of Brisbane suggest that it is not uncommon for many men to have relations with hundreds of boys. The two detectives mentioned a number of investigations involving men who were suspected of having sexual relations with hundreds of boys. [Back]

9. Sunday Mail, 30 September 1979. [Back]

10. Sunday Mail, 14 October 1979. [Back]

11. Ibid. [Back]

12. Sunday Mail, 14 October 1979. [Back]

13. Sunday Sun, 26 October 1980. [Back]

14. Goffman, E., Stigma: Notes on the Management of Spoiled Identity Prentice-Hall, New Jersey, 1963. [Back]

15. Cohen, S. Folk Devils and Moral Panics: The Creation of the Mods and Rockers, Paladin, London, 1973. [Back]

16. Wilson, P. R. and Braithwaite, J., The Two Faces of Deviance, University of Queensland Press, Brisbane, 1979. [Back]

17. Morris, N. and Hawkins, G., The Honest Politicians Guide to Crime Control, The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1970. [Back]

18. Bieber, I., ‘Homosexuality: An Adaptive Consequence of Disorder in Psychosexual Development’, American Journal of Psychiatry, 130, November, 1973, pp.1209—1211. [Back]

19. Reuben, D., Everything you wanted to know about sex but were afraid to ask, David Mackay, New York, 1969, p.218. [Back]

20. Ibid., p.129. [Back]

21. Ibid., p.142. [Back]

22. Petras, J. W., Sexuality in Society, Allyn and Bacon, Boston, 1973, p.l02. [Back]

23. Magpie, No. 2, 1979, p.2. [Back]

24. Sunday Sun, 26 October 1980. [Back]

25. Ibid. [Back]

26. Quoted in Willenbecher, T., ‘A letter from Boston’, Christopher Street, March, 1978, p.56. [Back]