J. Steven Svoboda and Robert Darby
“A Rose By Any Other Name?
Symmetry and Asymmetry in Male and Female Genital Cutting”
-from Fearful Symmetries: Essays and Testimonies Around Excision and Circumcision, edited by Chantal Zabus (Amsterdam and New York: Rodopi, 2009).
Note: This is a revised and substantially expanded version of the 2007 article originally published in Medical Anthropology Quarterly as “A Rose by any other Name: Rethinking the Similarities and Differences between Male and Female Genital Cutting.“