Law's Cut on the Body of Human Rights
Female Circumcision, Torture and Sacred Flesh
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $145.00|
| Book Description: |
Scenes of violence and incisions into the flesh informthe demand for law. The scene of little girls being held down in practices of female circumcision has been a defining and definitive image that demands the attention of human rights, and the intervention of law. But the investment in protecting women and little girls from such a cut is not all that it seems.Law's Cuton theBody of Human Rights: Female Circumcision, TortureandSacred Fleshconsiders how such imagescome to inform...