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Female Circumcision and the Politics of Knowledge

African Women in Imperialist Discourses

by Obioma Nnaemeka

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Published by Praeger Paperback .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African studies,
  • Multicultural studies,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Customs & Traditions,
  • Sociology,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social aspects,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Social Science / Ethnic Studies,
  • Colonial influence,
  • Africa,
  • Body, Human,
  • Female circumcision

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8267993M
    ISBN 100897898656
    ISBN 109780897898652

    (To my knowledge, he didn’t come.) Every pro-circumcision expert I interviewed was well-aware of the Intactivist movement, including those from the AAP. The AAP has a history of avoiding this issue. Female Genital Mutilation. Overview and Current Knowledge. by Armelle Andro conducted from an anthropological perspective, focused on the ritual aspects of FGM, which was called “female circumcision” at has not been totally effective in deculturalizing the practice [14] In France, the first book published on the issue by Cited by: 4.

    Circumcision is hardly unique to Judaism. However, two elements distinguish the Jewish version of male genital cutting. First, in Judaism circumcision is expressed as the divine mandate, which seals and perpetuates the covenant, G-d's contractual and eternal relationship, with the Jewish : Miriam Pollack. The Politics of Knowledge on African Sexualities and its Effect on Women's Health. A Case of the Sabiny Female Genital Mutilation - Gyaviira Kisitu - Thesis (M.A.) - Gender Studies - Publish your bachelor's or master's thesis, dissertation, term paper or essay.

    Female circumcision has been presented somewhat stereotypically as a practice in which men control female sexuality and female reproduction. The manner in which. Sondra Hale, "Colonial Discourse and Ethnographic Residuals: The 'Female Circumcision' Debate and the Politics of Knowledge," In Obioma Nnaemeka (ed), Female Circumcision and the Politics of Knowledge (Praeger, ), pp 7.


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The loss of colonies and empires does not in any way mitigate the ideological underpinnings of empire-building and the knowledge construction that subtends it. The mindset finds its Heated debates about and insurgencies against female circumcision are symptoms of a disease emanating from a mindset that produced hierarchies of humans, conquered 4/5(8).

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Heated debates about and insurgencies against female circumcision are symptoms of a disease emanating from a mindset that produced hierarchies of humans, conquered colonies, and built empires. The loss of colonies and empires does not in any way mitigate the ideological underpinnings of empire-building and the knowledge construction that subtends it.

Nevertheless, Female Circumcision and the Politics of Knowledge proves in the end a bit disappointing and a bit of a muddle. Several pieces expand upon the growing literature rightfully denouncing the late Fran Hosken, founder of Women's International Network, for her uniquely intemperate and bombastic anti-FGM books.2/5.

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The "Female Circumcision" Debate and the Politics of Knowledge by Sondra Hale. this book brilliantly explores the power of localism as a driving force in the debate on female circumcision.

This essential reading on one of the most Price: $ Get this from a library. Female circumcision and the politics of knowledge: African women in imperialist discourses. [Obioma Nnaemeka;] -- Extrait de la couverture: "Heated debates about, and insurgencies against, female circumcision are symptoms of a disease emanating from a mindset that produced hierarchies of humans, conquered.

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Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog. Female genital mutilation (FGM), also known as female genital cutting and female circumcision, is the ritual cutting or removal of some or all of the external female practice is found in Africa, Asia and the Middle East, and within communities from countries in which FGM is : Africa, Southeast Asia, Middle East, and.

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Female Circumcision and the Politics of Knowledge African Women in Imperialist Discourses. by Obioma Nnaemeka. 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.

Female Circumcision and the Politics of Knowledge African Women in Imperialist Discourses. by Obioma Nnaemeka. 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.

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Author by: P. Remondino Languange: en Publisher by: The Minerva Group, Inc. Format Available: PDF, ePub, Mobi Total Read: 53 Total Download: File Size: 49,7 Mb Description: A history of male and female circumcision originally published inthe book is based on a long and personal observation of the changes made in man by Remondino inquired into the moral.

In I wrote a review of three books on Egyptian gender politics for the journal Left History. This essay has just now been published in Vol. 22, No. 1 (). In my review I seek to understand the rationales by which female genital mutilation (FGM) continues in Egypt in a context where it seems both that many men strive to maintain patriarchy and also to demonstrate their nurturing.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. So-called female circumcision, in the form of excision of the labia minora and clitoris (clitoridectomy) aimed at destroying sexual sensation, is known in Islam (although it is a cultural, not a religious practice) and in certain societies of Africa, South America, and elsewhere.

Get this from a library. Female circumcision and the politics of knowledge: African women in imperialist discourses. [Obioma Nnaemeka;] -- Heated debates about and insurgencies against female circumcision are symptoms of a disease emanating from a mindset that produced hierarchies of humans, conquered colonies, and built empires.

The. Contrary to the facile correlation of Islam and female circumcision evidenced in Esther K. Hicks's Infibulation: Female Mutilation in Islamic Northeast Africa (), extensive ethnographic studies and demographic reports have demonstrated that people across religious affiliations share the notion that female circumcision is an act of.MALE GENITAL MUTILATION/ INTACTIVISM Aldeeb, Sami A., To Mutilate in the Name of Jehovah or Allah: Legitimization of Male and Female Circumcision, NOHARMM, San Francisco, CA., c.

.Woman, Why Do You Weep? Circumcision and Its Consequences () is a book by Sudanese physician Asma El Dareer about female genital mutilation in hed in London by Zed Press in association with the Babiker Bedri Scientific Association for Women's Studies, the book summarizes research El Dareer conducted on female genital mutilation (FGM) for the medical faculty of the Author: Asma El Dareer.