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TitleXhosa male circumcision at the crossroads: responses by government, traditional authorities and communities to circumcision related injuries and deaths in Eastern Cape Province.
AuthorNqeketo, Ayanda.
SubjectMale circumcision
Subject Ethnographic analysis
Subject Health Standards
Subject Eastern Cape.
TypeThesis and dissertation
AbstractThe aim of this thesis is to conduct an ethnographic analysis of the traditional male circumcision intervention by government, through the Application of Health Standards in Traditional Circumcision Act, No 6 of 2001, of the Eastern Cape. More specifically, the thesis seeks to understand how different stakeholders respond to this intervention and what steps they take to indicate their responses.