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Circumcision of women : a strategy for eradication

Author: Olayinka Koso-Thomas
Publisher: London ; Atlantic Highlands, N.J., USA : Zed Books, ©1987.
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Koso-Thomas, Olayinka.
Circumcision of women.
London ; Atlantic Highlands, N.J., USA : Zed Books, ©1987
(OCoLC)572406156
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Olayinka Koso-Thomas
ISBN: 0862327008 9780862327002 0862327016 9780862327019
OCLC Number: 15791232
Description: xvi, 109 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: AcknowledgementsGlossary of Medical TermsMapsIntroductionPart I: Identifying the Problem1. Why Circumcise Women?2. Types of Circumcision and Where Practiced3. Female Circumcision in Sierra Leone4. Health Problems Arising from Female Circumcision5. Humane Management of Post-Circumcised Women6. Attitudes to Female Circumcision7. Sexuality and CircumcisionAppendix 1: Survey of Women in western Sierra LeoneAppendix 2: QuestionnairePart II: Eradication Strategy8. Strategy for Eradication of Circumcision9. Organization and Administration of Eradication Programme10. Health Education and Health Care: Organization and Objectives11. Conclusion and RecommendationAppendix 3: Notes to BudgetAppendix 4: Statement of WHO Position and ActivitiesAppendix 5: Extract from a statement by Mr Abdoul Diouf, President of SenegalBibliography
Responsibility: Olayinka Koso-Thomas.

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