Epidemiology Of Female Sexual Castration In Cairo, Egypt - In
1985, a group of 350 urban Egyptian women were selected to
self-report on their recall of their female sexual castration (FSC)
which they experienced as children. Two years of field observations
of female genital mutilations in Cairo have resulted in a wealth of
quantitative, qualitative and photographic information on the
various aspects of female genital mutilations, as observed and
practiced through 1985. Mohamed Badawi.
Female Genital Mutilation: A Radio Interview with Dr. Nahid Toubia
- Selected excerpts from "New Paradigms" hosted by Maureen Primerano
- KMUD/Garberville, California - 26 December 1996
Female Genital Mutilation: An Introduction (FGM) - from National
Organization of Circumcision Information Resource Centers FGM
Awareness and Education Project (NOCIRC), et al.
Female Genital Mutilation - Female Circumcision - Northern Arizona University -
This section contains studies of female genital mutilation.
Genital Mutilation & The United Nations: Male And Female Circumcision, Human Rights, & The
Restoration Of Spiritual Integrity & Freedom - by Anastasios Zavales - The world
community is increasingly educated on crimes against humanity, in particular, about individuals practicing
genital mutilation, commonly termed circumcision. Genital mutilation affects more than 2 million girlchild
victims and more than 13.5 million boychild victims annually throughout the world.
Islam and Female
Circumcision - by Imad-ad-Dean Ahmad, Ph.D. - Minaret of Freedom Institute
Justifying the Unjustifiable: Rite V. Wrong - by A. Chessler - Buffalo Law Review,
1997 - A major review covering: Types of both male and female circumcision, justifications for, and legal
arguments against. The report recommends in part, "Both physicians and parents must begin to look at and
discuss the real issue--the abuse of innocent children".
Circumcision and the Rights of the Child - by Jacqueline Smith - 1998 - This
'Netherlands Institute of Human Rights' research report explores the Human Rights, Child Rights and Legal
Aspects of male child circumcision, and compares male and female genital mutilation.
- National Organization of Circumcision Information Resource Centers (NOCIRC) is a non-profit educational
organization committed to securing the birthright of male and female children and babies to keep their
sexual organs intact. The US based international organization provides circumcision information through
80-plus US regional centers and over 15 international centers.
Medical Studies On Circumcision - Circumcision Results in Significant Loss of
Erogenous Tissue - Circumcision Affects Sexual Behavior - Researchers Demonstrate Traumatic Effects of
Circumcision - Circumcision Study Halted Due to Trauma - Circumcised Penis Requires More Care in Young Boys
- Poll of Circumcised Men Reveals Harm - Psychological Effects of Circumcision Studied - Anatomy and
Function of the Foreskin Documented - Male Circumcision Affects Female Sexual Enjoyment
Senegal bans female circumcision - BBC News Online - Dec 23, 1998 -
Senegal has banned female circumcision on cultural or religious grounds. Anybody found practising
circumcision on girls now faces up to five years in prison.
Rite of Female Circumcision - Ethnic NewsWatch - "No one should live in fear of
having parts of her genitals sliced off against her will."
The Zero - Listings of national and international agencies, articles,
organizations and web sites to find help for and information about female genital mutilation and female
circumcision practices worldwide.
To Mutilate in the Name of Jehovah or Allah - Article about
legitimization of male and female circumcision.
What is female genital mutilation? - from A Human Rights
Female genital mutilation (FGM) is the term used to refer to the
removal of part. Or all, of the female genitalia.