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Female Genital Mutilation should be recognised as a form of torture

Mulvey, Antonia (2017) Female Genital Mutilation should be recognised as a form of torture. Women, Peace and Security (27 Mar 2017). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

FGM inflicts immediate and long-term pain and suffering on those who undergo it and is internationally recognised as a human rights violation. Antonia Mulvey argues that FGM could constitute a form of torture under international law.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/wps
Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
K Law > K Law (General)
Sets: Collections > LSE Women, Peace and Security Blog
Date Deposited: 15 May 2017 09:40
Last Modified: 20 Feb 2019 17:37
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/76918

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