Female "Circumcision" in Africa: Culture, Controversy, and Change


The authors critically examine current debates & initiatives on female "circumcision," & explore the role that scholars can & should--or should not--play in approaching the issue.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Bettina Shell-Duncan
  • Ylva Hernlund
  • Ellen Gruenbaum
  • Deborah Balk
  • I. O. Orubuloye
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Boulder, CO
Publication year:
  • 2000