These typical male dis/eases of the nineteenth century have to do with the ordering of male desire in terms of binaries such as voluntarism / involuntarism
, heterosexuality / homosexuality, normalcy / degeneracy (111).
Both kinds of displacement demonstrate the involuntarism
and vulnerability typical of a refugee situation.
In this regard diminished capacity is more closely related to involuntarism
defenses than to the insanity defense.