Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Female Genital Circumcision: Medical and Cultural Considerations

Authors/Editors

Little, Cindy M

Publisher(s)

Lisle, IL: Tucker Publications

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

Journal of Cultural Diversity 2003 Spring, 7 pages

Description of Resource

The purpose of this paper is to address the incidence of FC and FGM, the historical background, the procedure, the medical complications and cultural considerations. Legal and ethical issues of FGM are also discussed.

Languages

English

Availability

http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0MJU/is_1_10/ai_102025141