Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
By exposing the colonial and imperial discourses that undergird the global debate on female circumcision, this important work creates a space for the marginalized to speak and mount their challenges and proposes strategies for creating a transnational feminist movement that fosters genuine collaboration and partnership.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Radcliffe Publishing
Looks at both the physical and mental needs of women and girls who have had, or are at risk of having, female genital mutilation; explores cultural, ethical, medical, legal, and human rights issues; and discusses legislation and prevention efforts in theUnited Kingdom designed to eradicate the practice.
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987-05 - Publisher: Zed Books
Wolfgang Sachs is one of the most thoughtful intellectuals to deal with the dual crisis in the Western world's relations with nature and social justice. In this book readers will find trenchant and elegant explorations of some of the foremost issues the world faces at the beginning of the new