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    I am getting ready to work on a research paper (8 to 10 pages). The topic has to be psychological AND physiological in nature. I have chosen from the DSM-IV under sexual disorders pedophilia.

    Any thoughts concerning a possible outline that would encompass both the psychological and physiological aspects of this disorder? For example, I saw an article the other day regarding a pedophile who had a brain tumor removed which resulted in the pedophile desires diminishing. Anyway, I would be interested in hearing some ideas. Once I get it all together I will submit it to you for your further thoughts. What aspects of this would be psychological and physiological is what I am looking for? For example, the role of the limbic system. How do I build on the topic in order to cover 8-10 pages?

    Thanks for your help.

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    Your paper sounds really interesting; I would really like to read it when finished.

    As you know, all psychological disorders stem from some wrong activity in the brain; therefore, all you discuss about this topic can and will be tied in with physiology

    Possibility of outline:
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    I. Parts of brain that can be ...

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    This solution gives the student an outline for a research paper on a brain disorder. The outline involves both psychological and physiological components. The outline contains 206 words.