Contemporary French Civilization

IDENTITY, SEXUALITY, AND CRIMINALITY: “UNIVERSAL RIGHTS” AND THE DEBATE AROUND THE PRACTICE OF FEMALE EXCISION IN FRANCE

Contemporary French Civilization (1992), 16, (2), 294–307.

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