International Journal of
Sociology and Anthropology

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Sociol. Anthropol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-988X
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJSA
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 295

Knowledge and perceptions of female genital mutilation among African immigrant women in Windsor, Canada

April-June 2020 - Vol 12 Num. 2

The objective of this is to investigate African immigrant women’s perceptions of female genital mutilation (FGM) within the Canadian Criminal Code. Ten African immigrant women resident in Windsor, Canada were selected using snowball sampling for interviews. These women were of four African nationalities, namely...

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Moral panic and social order: Analysis of Akwa Ibom street children

April-June 2020

Lydia Isioma Chineyemba  

Knowledge and perceptions of female genital mutilation among African immigrant women in Windsor, Canada

April-June 2020

Francisca Isi Omorodion

Challenges faced by the Bhotias for their livelihood and preservation of culture

April-June 2020

Nirmesh Sharma  

Possible selves of a hashtag: Moving from the theory of speech acts to cultural objects to interpret hashtags

January-March 2020

Gevisa La Rocca

Recognising religious and superstitious rituals within higher education contexts: A case study of Stellenbosch University, South Africa

January-March 2020

Neeske Alexander and Elmarie Costandius

October 2014

An ethnographic study of Igbo naming ceremony (IBA NWA AFA)

Chinwe Miriam Agatha Nwoye

December 2013

Why American boys join street gangs

Stanley S. Taylor    

December 2013

The quest for gender equality and women’s empowerment in least developed countries: Policy and strategy implications for achieving millennium development goals in Ethiopia

G. S. Ogato    

October 2014

Gendered injustice: A comparative analysis of witchcraft beliefs and witchcraft-related violence in Ghana and Nepal

Mensah Adinkrah and Prakash Adhikari

October 2014

Ethno- medicine of Bhotia tribe in Mana village of Uttarakhand

Anjali Chauhan

May 2009

Manifestation of human sexuality and its relevance to secondary schools in Nigeria

Akeem Ayofe Akinwale

  • Article Number: 53F2F2C674

May 2009

When does sex become violent? Conceptualizing sexual violence in the context of rural young Igala women in Nigeria

Femi, Rufus Tinuola and James Adeola Olaogun

  • Article Number: 0ED7B30677

May 2009

Ecological stress and deritualization in East Asia: Ritual practices during Dark Age phases

Daniel Sarabia and J. David Knottnerus

  • Article Number: 9530CD8681

May 2009

Health and illness, between culture and territory on the practice of medical profession in Italy at the beginning of the third millennium

Cleto Corposanto

  • Article Number: 2D88820684

June 2009

Water uncertainties in Southeastern Nigeria: Why government should be interested in management

Emmanuel M. Akpabio and Ekanem M. Ekanem

  • Article Number: 3066281690