KABYLES  (Algeria)


IndexMiddle East Supra-Saharan Africa Algeria®Kabyles




Among the Kabyles, “[a] father may marry his daughter before she has reached puberty”[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] Hanoteau, A. & Letourneaux, A. (1893) La Kabylie et les Coutumes Kabyles. Paris. Vol. ii, p149; Parsons, E. C. (1906) The Family. New York & London: Putman, p40