Counseling Couples in Disagreement about Circumcision: A Jewish Perspective

Issue: 
Publication Date: 
10/2002
Page Count: 
10
Starting Page: 
85
Price: $10.00
References: 

Fleiss, P. (2000) Protect your uncircumcised son. Mothering Magazine, 103 (Nov.-Dec.) pp. 40-47.

Goldman, R. (1997). Circumcision: The Hidden Trauma. Boston: Vanguard Publications.

HCIA (1999). Circumcision of American babies declines 11% in just 5 years. Retrieved June 30, 2002 from: http://www.hcia.com/findings/990513%5Fcircum.htm

OTHER RESOURCES

Books:

Denniston, G. C., Hodges, F. M., & Milos, M. F. (Eds.) (1999). Male and female circumcision: Medical, legal, and ethical considerations in pediatric practice. New York, NY: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers.

Gallaher, D. (2000). Circumcision: A history of the world's most controversial surgery. New York, NY: Basic Books.

Goldman, R. (1997). Questioning circumcision: A Jewish perspective. Boston, MA: Vanguard Publications.

Pollack, M. (1995). Circumcision: A Jewish feminist perspective. In K. Weiner & A. Moon (Eds.), Jewish women speak out (pp. 171-187). Seattle: Canopy Press.

Ritter, T. J. & Denniston, G. C. (2002). Doctors re-examine circumcision. Seattle: Third Millennium Publishing Co.

Whitfield, H. (Ed.) (1999). British Journal of Urology International, 83, Circumcision Supplement 1.

Videos:

Dillon, L. (Director), & Hammond, T. (Producer) (1995). Whose body, whose rights? San Francisco, CA: Dillon Wood Productions.

Ellsworth, B. (1994). The nurses of St. Vincents: Saying "no" to circumcision. New York, NY: Fireball Films.

Markuze, K. (Producer and Director) (2002). The 8th day: Examining circumcision. Available from Birthing the Future, Bayfield, CO. .

Nurses for the Rights of the Child (1998). Facing circumcision: Eight physicians tell their stories. Santa Fe, NM: Nurses for the Rights of the Child (Wholebaby@nets.com).

Schonfeld, V. (Director) (1996). It's a Boy! New York, NY: Filmmakers Library.

Websites:

Attorneys for the Rights of the Child: www.arclaw.org

Circumcision Information and Resource Pages: www.cirp.org

Doctors Opposing Circumcision: www.doctorsopposingcircumcision.org

Jewish Associates of the Circumcision Resource Center: www.circumcision.org

International Coalition for Genital Integrity: www.icgi.org

National Organization of Circumcision Information Resource Centers: www.nocirc.org

Nurses for the Rights of the Child: www.cirp.org/nrc