Effect of female genital mutilation/cutting on sexual ..

The Hosken Report: Genital and Sexual Mutilation of Females, fourth edition.
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Fighting female sexual mutilation is all about changing social norms.

That means that a parent will have to insert a dilator into their baby’s vagina at first on a daily basis and then on a weekly basis until their child is old enough to do it itself. This is the therapeutic sexual penetration of one’s own child. Consider the psychological effects of that.

In the United States, 83 percent of girls aged 12 to 16 experienced some form of sexual harassment in public schools.
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Detroit Man Murdered, Mutilated and Sexually Abused …

Information and links to your nearest Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) and information relating to support (including Child Sexual Exploitation, Female Genital Mutilation and Domestic Violence)

Zwang, “Functional and Erotic Consequences of Sexual Mutilations,” in Sexual Mutilations: A Human Tragedy, eds.
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It is well established that female genital mutilation (FGM) is not required in Muslim law. It is an ancient cultural practice that existed before Islam, Christianity and Judaism. It is also agreed across large swathes of the world that it is barbaric. At the mass ceremony, I ask the foundation's social welfare secretary, Lukman Hakim, why they do it. His answer not only predates the dawn of religion, it predates human evolution: "It is necessary to control women's sexual urges," says Hakim, a stern, bespectacled man in a fez. "They must be chaste to preserve their beauty."

Intersex Genital Mutilation – IGM: The Fourteen Days …
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Circumcision: Iowa study - rebuttal

The data was collected during a single interview with each female participant with no follow-up interviews. A three page semi-structured questionnaire developed by the author was used to obtain information in the following areas: a) personal/family data; socio-economic status; conditions and characteristics of the genital mutilation experience; and its effects upon their psychological and psychosexual functioning.

Unspeakable Barbarity of Male Genital Mutilation – …

The NGO that I am working with, Tostan, bases its entire approach on a human rights education program implemented by Senegalese facilitators who are of the ethnic group of the people they work with and certainly never refer to the practice as 'sexual mutilation'.
Coincidentally I just attended a talk here in Dakar last night at the Institut Francais by Christine Bellas-Cabane, a French doctor and anthropologist who has worked with practicing communities in Mali.

Sexual Health: Circumcision - WebMD

In fact, I am looking for the writings in which he says that we cannot condemn (morally and politically) practices of sexual mutilation in certain countries of the South, because this kind of assessment would be a new and hidden form of ethnocentrism.

A Chronology of the Foreskin and Circumcision

It is impossible to second-guess what kind of place holds mass ceremonies to mutilate girl children, with the aim of forever curbing their sexual pleasure. Bandung is Indonesia's third largest city, 180km east of the capital Jakarta. I had been there twice before my visit in 2006. It was like any provincial hub in booming southeast Asia: a cheerful, frenzied collision of homespun commerce and cut-price globalisation. Cheap jeans and T-shirts spilled out of shops. On the roof of a factory outlet there was a giant model of Spider-Man doing the splits.

The long and strange history of infant circumcision.

The effects of genital mutilations upon responses to sexual stimulation was examined in a subset of FSC women compared to non-mutilated (normal) women. There were 133 FSC women and 26 normal women who were compared with respect to sexual excitement in response to stimulation of the clitoris or clitoral area; stimulation of the labia areas; and intercourse.