Ariremako said the global effort against female genital
mutilation is in accordance with Islamic practice which prohibits mutilation of female genitals
The practice consists of having the external part of female genitals
cut, as a method of curbing sexual desire and ensuring that girls do not engage in intercourse before marriage -- or that they do not enjoy it after for that matter.
FGM involves intentionally altering or cutting female genitals
, for non-medical reasons, to ensure the virginity of young girls in preparation for marriage.
As stated above, the mutilation of female genitals
is traditionally performed by a nonprofessional circumciser.
Until recently however, nothing has been known about the origin and function of additional and very solid plugs researchers have observed that also commonly cover female genitals
in this species.
This must be judged differently, and yet opponents took a catchall generic approach to provide a blanket rule on every attempt to tamper with female genitals
cutting (FGC) is used in this article to refer to all forms of female circumcision, female genital
mutilation and the removal of any part of the female genitals
at whatever age.
How we comprehend various procedures for changing the female genitals
is also a result of claims-making.
Without this background Rhoades's eclectic potpourri of vaguely mystical themes--meditation, worship at the altar of human origin, and magical energy transference--might have veiled the aggression behind many of the names for female genitals
Finally, [they] reduce all cutting of female genitals
to the most severe practice--infibulation.
The Norton note is doubly misleading: first, because it suggests that Shakespeare was a misogynist himself, when it is a character speaking these words; and second, because in Shakespeare's works "hell" in fact rarely has anything to do with female genitals
and has many metaphorical applications.
breast" Depictions or descriptions of "sexual excite meet" are prohibited, defined as "the condition of the human male or female genitals
when in a state of sexual stimulation or arousal; or the depiction of covered male genitals in a discernibly turgid state.