biastophilia


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biastophilia

A paraphilia (sexual deviancy) in which sexuoeroticism hinges on surprising and violently assaulting (and usually raping) a nonconsenting, terrified and struggling stranger. It is usually heterosexual and almost invariably a male attacking a female. It is regarded as a form of sexual sadism in that thearousal trigger for the paraphilic actor is the victim’s terrified response.
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Chapman presented testimony from several personal acquaintances as to his good character and an expert for the defense disagreed with the state's expert regarding Chapman's diagnoses of biastophilia and anti-social personality disorder.