Shedding Religious Skin: An Intersectional Analysis of the Claim that Male Circumcision Limits Religious Freedom
The Complexity of Conversion - Intersectional Perspectives on Religious Change in Antiquity and Beyond - Valérie Nicolet
Karin B. Neutel [+]
University of Oslo
In debates on the issue of the circumcision of boys, some people argue that the practice is a violation of the freedom of religion. This article analyses this argument from an intersectional perspective, and shows how it relies on particular assumptions about masculinity and religion.