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  • January 01, 2007|Thomas von der Osten-Sacken and Thomas UwerMiddle East Quarterly

    Is Female Genital Mutilation an Islamic Problem?

    Among social activists and feminists, combating female genital mutilation (FGM) is an important policy goal. Sometimes called female circumcision or female genital cutting, FGM is the cutting of the clitoris of girls in order to curb their sexual...