Female Genital Mutilation: An Introduction To The Issues, And Suggested Reading

Comprehensive coverage of FGM and the author notes the obvious connection between FGM and MGM …

“Debates about the similarity or otherwise of FGM and male circumcision (also called male genital mutilation, MGM) continue to add complexity to the issues.  On one hand, the case can be made – rightly in the view of many present-day observers – that both are human rights abuses (at least when performed on minors) and on the other, the history, rationales and the relative damage caused by each is debated…”

 

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