Growing Up Sexually


KGALAGARI  (Botswana)



Index Africa Botswana Kgalagari


Featured: G/wi, Hambukushu, Kgalagari, Nharo, Dobe Ju/’Hoansi, (Ba)Katla / (Ba)kgatla,; also®Subiya, ®Tswana, ®Atonga



Sexual activity prior to the payment which gives the right of a man to sexual intercourse with his fiancée is punished by a fine (Kuper, 1970)[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] Kuper, A. (1970) The Kgalagari and the jural consequences of marriage, Man 5:466-82