Gopsill 2014 Victims

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Author: Anna Gopsill

Title: Implausible Victims

Subtitle: Sexual Abuse of Men within Detention Facilities in Bosnia, 1992-1995

Thesis: Masters Thesis, Universiteit van Amsterdam

Year: 2014

Pages: 65pp.

Language: English

Keywords: 20th Century | Bosnian History | Types: Wartime Rape / Bosnian War; Victims: Men



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Link: Digital Academic Repository, Universiteit van Amsterdam [Free Access]



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Contents:

  Introduction (p. 3)
  1. Introduction to Wars of Yugoslav Succession (p. 4)
  2. Introduction to the ICTY (p. 6)
  3. Methodology (p. 7)
  4. Outline of Thesis (p. 8)
  Chapter One: Contextualising Sexual Violence (p. 9)
  1. Rape and Sexual Violence in Warfare (p. 9)
    1.1. Sexual Violence in the Bosnian Context (p. 10)
  2. Testimony and the Academic Debate (p. 12)
  3. Defining Sexual Violence (p. 15)
  4. Male Sexual Violence (p. 17)
  5. The ICTY and Sexual Violence (p. 22)
  Chapter Two: The Nature and Impact of Sexual Assaut (p. 24)
  1. Introduction (p. 24)
  2. Concentration Camp and Detention Centre Structure (p. 24)
  3. Types of Abuse (p. 28)
    3.1. Sexual Abuse as Torture (p. 30)
    3.2. Psycho-Sexual Torture (p. 31)
  4. Mutilation of Genitals (p. 33)
    4.1. Castration and Semi-Castration (p. 34)
    4.2. Trauma to the Genitals (p. 37)
  5. Rape and Forced Penetration (p. 39)
  6. Prisoner-Prisoner Abuse (p. 40)
    6.1. Biting of Genitals (p. 41)
    6.2. Forced Fellatio (p. 44)
  Chapter Three: The Question of Responsibility and Organisation (p. 45)
  1. Introduction (p. 45)
  2. Command Responsibility and Joint Criminal Enterprise (p. 45)
    2.1. Command Responsibility (p. 47)
    2.2. Joint Criminal Enterprise (p. 48)
  3. The ICTY (p. 49)
    3.1. Key ICTY Cases (p. 50=
  4. Sexual Assault of Men: Systematic or Sporadic? (p. 54)
  Conclusion (p. 57)
  Bibliography (p. 59)

Wikipedia: War rape: Bosnian War, Rape during the Bosnian War


Added: August 16, 2014 | Last updated: August 16, 2014