This is the page for discussing the topic ‘historical roots of FGM’ in the third chapter, on Perceptions and Beliefs Over Time, of Eradicating Female Genital Mutilation (obtainable from the publishers). The full list of topics considered in the third chapter can be seen here.
Please ensure your contributions concern the specific topic here under discussion. There are many other threads on this website if you want to discuss other aspects of eradicating FGM (the Topics tag cloud in the column to your right will take you to whichever issue/s you are considering).
So, if ‘historical roots of FGM’ is the topic about which you would like to share views or information, just ‘Reply’ in the comments box below…. Thank you!