Female Genital Cutting: A Harmless Practice

Med Anthropol Q. 2003 June; 17 (2): 135-158 Female Genital Cutting: A Harmless Practice Mackie G ABSTRACT A recent article in Medical Anthropology Quarterly (Obermeyer 1999) argues that the “facts ” about the “harmful effects ” of female genital cutting (FGC) are “not sufficiently supported by the evidence” (p. 79). The article suggests three further hypotheses,Continue reading “Female Genital Cutting: A Harmless Practice”