“National Politics as International Process: The Case of Anti-Female-Genital-Cutting Laws"

Using the example of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), this article gives consideration to the relative importance of local constituencies versus international normative influences in treating national policies, and highlights the occurrence of anti-FGM legislation in countries.

Boyle, Elizabeth Heger and Sharon E. Preves
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Law & Society Review. Vol. 34. Iss. 3