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The Resource Female genital mutilation : legal, cultural and medical issues, Rosemarie Skaine

Female genital mutilation : legal, cultural and medical issues, Rosemarie Skaine

Label
Female genital mutilation : legal, cultural and medical issues
Title
Female genital mutilation
Title remainder
legal, cultural and medical issues
Statement of responsibility
Rosemarie Skaine
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book discusses the definition and types of FGM and explores the common justifications for the practice, along with the incidence in Africa, global laws, legal issues, rights and religion. Ethical considerations are examined, as are progress and the role of culture. The book concludes with thoughts on the movement from tradition to cultural evolution"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skaine, Rosemarie
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN484
LC item number
.S485 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Female circumcision
  • Circumcision, Female
  • Circumcision, Female
  • Circumcision, Female
  • Culture
  • Human Rights
  • Internationality
  • Politics
  • Social Change
  • Women's Health
  • Africa
  • Tanzania
Label
Female genital mutilation : legal, cultural and medical issues, Rosemarie Skaine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-297) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
60419861
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 321 pages
Isbn
9780786421671
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005013929
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
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Label
Female genital mutilation : legal, cultural and medical issues, Rosemarie Skaine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-297) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
60419861
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 321 pages
Isbn
9780786421671
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005013929
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map

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