Growing Up Sexually





Index AfricaZaire Basoko

Also: Congo

Featured: Mbo, Bwela, Ngwana, Mukete, Basoko, Bahemba, Azande

, Bakongo, Bakwa-Luntu, Tetela, Muyaka, Alur, Baluba, Baushi, Wagenia


In the bush school associated with circumcision, matrimonial issues are raised, including the technique of the act of procreation (Erny (1972 [1981:p82-3])[1].










Janssen, D. F., Growing Up Sexually. VolumeI. World Reference Atlas. 0.2 ed. 2004. Berlin: Magnus Hirschfeld Archive for Sexology

Last revised: Sept 2004


[1] Erny, P. (1972) L’Enfant et son Milieu en Afrique Noire. Paris: Bibliotheque Scientifique. Abridged and adapted by

Wanjohi, G. J. (1981) as The Child and his Environment in Black Africa.