Female genital mutilation as a form of violence against women and girls: an analysis of the effectiveness of international human rights law.

by Chinnian-Kester, Karin

Abstract (Summary)
This thesis used female genital mutilation as a lens through which the effectiveness of the current laws aimed at protecting women and girls can be explored.
Bibliographical Information:


School:University of the Western Cape/Universiteit van Wes-Kaapland

School Location:South Africa

Source Type:Master's Thesis

Keywords:female circumcision law and legislation initiation rites women s rights


Date of Publication:01/01/2005

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