The Dynamics of Social ChangeTowards the Abandonment ofFemale Genital Mutilation/Cutt ingin Five African Countries

OrganisationUNICEFInnocenti Research Centre
URLhttp://www.unicef-irc.org/
Published01/10/2010
StateInternational
AvailabilityOpen access
descriptionA UNICEF publication providing an excellent introduction outlining the concepts of social convention and social norm in the context of female genital mutilation/cutting. Readers can gain broader cultural understanding of FGM.
Includes demographic data for African continent.