Male Prison Rape : A Search for Causation and Prevention

  title={Male Prison Rape : A Search for Causation and Prevention},
  author={Gordon J. Knowles},
This research utilises a content analysis methodology to examine the issue of male rape among prison populations within the United States. The physical and psychological aspects of rape are described by professionals, victims, and aggressors. The inmate terminology related to prison rape such as Punk and Jocker are defined to show the social structure of the prison sexual subculture. Previous theories of prison rape concerning racism, power, and sexual deprivation are discussed and analysed… CONTINUE READING
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