Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Sexual Mutilations

August 9-11, 1996
University of Lausanne
Lausanne, Switzerland

Note: Sexual Mutilations: A Human Tragedy, edited by George Denniston and Marilyn Fayre Milos, contains the proceedings of this symposium. It was published by Plenum Publishing Company in the Spring of 1997, and is available from NOCIRC.

Aldeeb, Sami A. Doctor of Law.
Jehovah, His Cousin Allah, and Sexual Mutilations
Baker, Jeannine Parvati
The Wound Reveals the Cure
Bonner, Charles, David Llewellyn, and Zenas Baer
Lawsuits in the News (a panel discussion)
Demeo, James
The Geography of Male and Female Genital Mutilations
Denniston, George, M.D.
Circumcision: An Iatrogenic Epidemic
Diers, Didier and Xavier Valla
The Skoptzy: The Russian Sect of the Castrated
Ellsworth, Barry
The Nurses of St. Vincent: Saying "No" To Circumcision
Gallo, P. G., F. Vivani, M. Livio, R. Corsaro, F. De Cordova, G. Fortunato; S. Beccaccini, S. Hassan
Epidemiological Surveys on Female Genital Mutilation in Italy
Goodman, Jenny, M.D.
Challenging Circumcision: A Jewish Perspective
Hammond, Tim
Male Sexual Mutilation: Revealing the Harm, Healing the Wounds
Landers, Mervyn
Review tf the Australian College of Paediatrics Position Paper on "Neonatal Male Circumcision"
Lightfoot-Klein, Hanny.
Similarities in Attitudes and Misconceptions Toward Infant Male Circumcision and Female Genital Mutilation
Mire, Soraya
Fire Eyes: a Documentary Film
Muller, Christa
Female Genital Mutilation in Germany: An Update from (I)NTACT
Odent, Michel
Learned Helplessness: A Concept of the Future
Pollack, Miriam
Defining what is Sacred
Prescott, James
The Ashley Montagu Resolution to End the Genital Mutilation of Children Worldwide: a Petition to the World Court, The Hague
Ras-Work, Berhane
Female Genital Mutilation
Schonfeld, Victor
It's a Boy! - a Documentary Film
Sperlich, Betty, R.N., and Mary Conant, R.N.
Nurses for the Rights of the Child: An Update
Toubia, Nahid, M.D.
Rainbo, Female Genital Mutilation in the U.S. and Help For Its Victims
Van Howe, Robert S., M.D.
Why Does Circumcision Persist in the U.S.?
Warren, John, M.B.
NORM UK and the Medical Case Against Circumcision: A British Perspective
Williams, George, M.B.
NOCIRC of Australia
Zavales, Anastasios
Genital Mutilation & The United Nations: Male and Female Circumcision, Human Rights, & The Restoration of Spiritual Integrity & Freedom
Zwang, Gerard
Functional and Erotic Consequences of Genital Mutilation