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    • Female circumcision in two contexts 

      Jervis, Lori L. (Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honors Society at Wichita State University, 1989)
      Female circumcision is a practice which j.s appalling to many Westerners, yet in cultures where it occurs, it is often considered only a custom. Yet the failure of repeated attempts to eliminate the practice by both ...
    • Human rights and human rites: advocacy, relativism, and the issue of female genital mutilation 

      Digan, Becky (Wichita State University. Department of Anthropology, 2002)
      Author critically considers the tension within the discipline of anthropology between moral relativists and the advocacy anthropologists who call for research, political action, educational programming, and policy making ...