TITLE

THE MASTURBATION TABOO AND THE RISE OF ROUTINE MALE CIRCUMCISION: A REVIEW OF THE HISTORIOGRAPHY

AUTHOR(S)
Darby, Robert
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Social History;Spring2003, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p737
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a review of the historiography of both the masturbation phobia and the rise of routine circumcision. Importance of the original link between masturbation and circumcision; Value of circumcision as a discentive to masturbation.
ACCESSION #
9408574

 

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