Myths and Common Concerns About Sex and Sexual Violence in Men's Prisons

Myths and Common Concerns About Sex and Sexual Violence in Men's Prisons

This paper highlights and debunks several myths related to prison life, in particular sex and sexual violence in South African prisons.

 

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Sasha Gear
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Sasha Gear is a former CSVR Senior Researcher. She is Co-Director of the South African branch of Just Detention International. Sasha works closely with the South African Department of Correctional Services and civil society groups to address sexual abuse in detention and the associated health risks.

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