men, masculinities and gender politics


f) Circumcision

Aldeeb Abu-Sahlieh, Sami. A. (1994). To Mutilate in the Name of Jehovah or
Allah: Legitimization of Male and Female Circumcision. Medicine and Law,
Vol. 13, Nos. 7-8 (July), pp. 575-622.

Aldeeb Abu-Sahlieh, Sami. A. (2001). Male and female circumcision among
Jews, Christians and Muslims: Religious, medical, social and legal debate,
Warren PA, Shangri-La Publications (MarcPolMonographs, No. 5).

Bell, Kirsten (2005) Genital Cutting and Western Discourses
on Sexuality, Medical Anthropology Quarterly, Vol. 19, No. 2 pp. 12548.

Bigelow, Jim. The Joy of Uncircumcising! Restoring Your Birthright and Maximise Sexual Pleasure. Hourglass Book Publishing.

Boyd, Billy Ray. Circumcision: What It Does.

Briggs, Anne. Circumcision: What Every Parent Should Know.

British Journal of Urology. (1999). Supplement 1: Circumcision (15 Articles), Vol 83, January.

Chanahan, John. (1994). The Unkindest Cut. (Circumcision) XY: Men, Sex, Politics, 4(1), Autumn.

Darby, R. (2005). Pathologizing male sexuality: lallemand, spermatorrhea, and the rise of circumcision. Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences [NLM - MEDLINE], 60(3): 283.

Darby, Robert (2003). Treating phimosis. Medical Journal of Australia, Vol. 178, 2 June.

Darby, Robert (2004). Male circumcision and risk of HIV-1 infection. The Lancet, Vol. 363, June 12, p. 1997.

Darby, Robert (2005). Pathologising male sexuality: Lallemand, spermatorrhoea and the rise of circumcision. Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Vol. 60, July, pp. 283-319.

Darby, Robert (2005). The riddle of the sands: Circumcision, history and myth. New Zealand Medical Journal, Vol. 118, 15 July.

Darby, Robert (2005). The sorcerer’s apprentice: Why can’t we stop circumcising boys. Contexts magazine (USA), Vol. 4, No. 2, Spring.

Darby, Robert. (2003). Circumcision as a preventive of masturbation: A review of the historiography. Journal of Social History, Vol. 36, Spring 2003.

Darby, Robert. (2003). Medical history and medical practice: Persistent myths about the foreskin. Medical Journal of Australia, Vol. 178, 17 February.

Darby, Robert. (2005). A Surgical Temptation: The Demonization of the Foreskin and the Rise of Circumcision. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press.

Darby, Robert. (2005). A surgical temptation: The demonization of the foreskin and the rise of circumcision in Britain. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press.

Dave, S.S., Johnson A.M., Fenton K.A., et al. (2003). Male Circumcision in Britain: Findings from a national probability sample survey. Sex Trans Infect;79:499-500.

Denniston, G., and M.F. Milos. (eds.). (1997). Sexual Mutilations: A Human Tragedy. New York: Plenum.

Denniston, George C., Frederick Hodges and Marilyn Milos (eds.) (1999)
Understanding circumcision: A multi-disciplinary approach ta
multi-dimensional problem, London and New York, Kluwer Academic and Plenum

Denniston, George C., Frederick Hodges and Marilyn Milos (eds.) (2001). Male
and female circumcision: Medical, legal and ethical considerations in
pediatric practice, New York, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers.

Denniston, George C., Frederick Hodges and Marilyn Milos (eds.) (2004). Flesh
and blood: Perspectives on the problem of circumcision in contemporary
society, London and New York, Kluwer Academic and Plenum Press.

Denniston, George. Frederick Hodges, and Marilyn Milos. (eds.). (2001). Understanding circumcision: A multi-disciplinary approach to a multi-dimensional problem. London and New York, Kluwer Academic Publishers and Plenum Press.

Dritsas, Lawrence (2001). Below the belt: Doctors, debate and the ongoing
American discussion of routine neonatal male circumcision. Bulletin of
Science and Technology, Vol. 21, pp. 297-311.

Fleiss, P.M. (1997). The Case Against Circumcision. Mothering: The Magazine of Natural Family Living, Winter, pp. 36-45.

Fleiss, Paul and Frederick Hodges (2002). What your doctor may not tell you
about circumcision, New York, Warner Books.

Fox, M. and M. Thomson (2005). A covenant with the status quo? Male
circumcision and the new BMA guidance to doctors. Journal of Medical
Ethics, Vol. 31, pp. 463-69.

Fox, M. and M. Thomson (2005). Short Changed? The Law and Ethics of Male
Circumcision, International Journal of Children’s Rights, Vol. 13, pp. 

Glick, Leonard (2005) Marked in your flesh: Circumcision from ancient Judea
to modern America, New York, Oxford University Press.

Goldman, Ronald (1997) Circumcision: The hidden trauma - How an American
cultural practice affects infants and ultimately us all. Boston, Vanguard

Gollaher, David L. (2001). Circumcision: A History of the World’s Most Controversial Surgery. Basic Books.

Henerey, Adam. (2004). Evolution of Male Circumcision as Normative Control. Journal of Men’s Studies, Spring, 12(3).

Hodges, Frederick (2001) The ideal prepuce in Ancient Greece and Rome: 
Male genital aesthetics and their relation to lipodermos, circumcision,
foreskin restoration and the Kinodesme. Bulletin of the History of
Medicine, Vol. 75, 2001, pp. 375-405.

Hoffman, Lawrence. (1996). Covenant of Blood: Circumcision and Gender in Rabbinic Judaism. University of Chicago Press.

Journal of Men’s Health and Gender, 4(3), September 2007.
The case for routine circumcision / Yaser El-Hout, Raja B. Khauli.
Circumcision as a lifetime vaccination with many benefits / Edgar J. Schoen.
Male circumcision – see the harm to get a balanced picture / John D. Dalton.
The case against circumcision / George Hill.
Berkeley, Bud. (1993). Foreskin: A Closer Look. Boston: Alyson Publications.

Miller, Geoffrey (2002). Circumcision: Cultural-legal analysis. Virginia
Journal of Social Policy and the Law, Vol. 9, pp. 497-585.

Moscucci, Ornella (1996). Clitoridectomy, circumcision and the politics of
sexual pleasure in mid-Victorian Britain. In Andrew H. Miller and James Eli
Adams (eds.), Sexualities in Victorian Britain, Bloomington, Indiana
University Press.

O’Hara, Kristen with Jeffrey O’Hara (2001) Sex as nature intended it,
Hudson. Mass., Turning Point Publications.

Parsons, Gail Pat (1977). Equal treatment for all: American medical
remedies for male sexual problems, 1850-1900. Journal of the History of
Medicine and Allied Sciences, Vol. XXXII, pp. 55-71.

Richters, J., Smith, A., de Visser, R., Grulich, A. & Rissel, C. (2006) Circumcision in Australia: prevalence and effects on sexual health. International Journal of STD & AIDS, 17, 547-554.

Richters, Juliet. (2006). Circumcision and the socially imagined sexual body. Health Sociology Review, v.15 no.3, Aug.: 248-257.

Ritter, Thomas. Say No To Circumcision! Forty Reasons Why You Should Respect His Birthright and Keep Your Son Whole. Hourglass Book Publishing.

Schultheiss, D., J. J. Mattelaer and F. M. Hodges (2003). Preputial
infibulation: From ancient medicine to modern genital piercing. BJU
International, Vol. 92, 758-63.

Schwartz, Howard Eilberg. (1994). God’s Phallus and Other Problems for Men and Monotheism. Boston: Beacon Press.

Somerville, Margaret A. (2000). Altering baby boys’ bodies: The ethics of
infant male circumcision. In The ethical canary: Science, society and the
human spirit, Toronto, Viking/Penguin.

Spilsbury, Katrina et al (2003). Circumcision for phimosis and other
medical indications in Western Australian boys. Medical Journal of
Australia, Vol. 178, (17 February), pp. 155-8.

Spilsbury, Katrina et al (2003b). Routine circumcision practice in Western
Australia 1981-1999. ANZ Journal of Surgery, Vol. 73, pp. 610-14.

Taylor J. R., Lockwood A. P., Taylor A. J. (1996). The prepuce: specialized
mucosa of the penis and its loss to circumcision. British Journal of
Urology, Vol. 77, pp. 291-5.

Van Howe, Robert (2004). A cost-utility analysis of neonatal circumcision. Medical Decision Making, Vol. 24 (December), pp. 584-601.

Waldeck, Sarah (2003). Using circumcision to understand social norms as
multipliers. University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 72, pp. 455-526.

Wallerstein, Edward. (1980). Circumcision: An American Health Fallacy. New York: Springer Publishing Company.

Zoske, Joseph. (1998). Male Circumcision: A Gender Perspective. Journal of Men’s Studies, 6(2), Winter, pp. 189-208.