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

Synopsis

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
  • Bettina Shell-Duncan
  • Ylva Hernlund
  • Ellen Gruenbaum
  • Deborah Balk
  • I. O. Orubuloye
  • Pat Caldwell
  • John C. Caldwell
  • Mairo Usman Mandara
  • Walter Obungu Obiero
  • Leunita Auko Muruli
  • Lynn Thomas
  • Rogaia Mustafa Abusharaf
  • Lori Leonard
  • Claudie Gosselin
  • Michelle C. Johnson
  • Gerry Mackie
  • Fuambai Ahmadu
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Boulder, CO
Publication year:
  • 2000