Genital Cutting: Protecting Children from Medical, Cultural, and Religious Infringements

by George C. Denniston, Frederick M. Hodges,

This volume contains the proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Circumcision, Genital Integrity, and Human Rights. Authors are international experts in their fields, and the book contains the most up-to-date information on the issue of genital cutting of infants and children from medical, legal, bioethical, and human rights perspectives.
  • Springer Netherlands; June 2013
  • ISBN: 9789400764071
  • Edition: 1
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  • Title: Genital Cutting: Protecting Children from Medical, Cultural, and Religious Infringements
  • Author: George C. Denniston (ed.); Frederick M. Hodges (ed.); Marilyn Fayre Milos (ed.)
  • Imprint: Springer

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From the reviews:

“The volume consists of 22 chapters … . This book is intended for medical professionals, researchers, students, and other professionals in diverse fields, including anthropology, nursing, psychology, psychiatry, public health, public policy, social work, and sociology. The organization and length of the book chapters make it easy for the intended audience. … This book is a useful primer or first step to a much-needed push for health education about male circumcision.” (Sussie Eshun and Irina Khusid, PsycCRITIQUES, Vol. 59 (19), 2014)