Female Genital Mutilation and Cutting: An Anatomical Review and Alternative Rites
Hoboken, New Jersey: Wiley Periodicals
Clinical Anatomy 30 1, September 2016, 8 pages
This article provides an overview of the
World Health Organization's four classifications of FGM/C and explores
alternative rites of passage which are seen as an important strategy for
eliminating this harmful practice. Such alternative rituals avoid genital
cutting and involve educating girls about family life and women's roles.
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