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Boys and (probably) girls receive instruction in moral and sexual codes of behaviour in special houses during the initiation rites at puberty (Chinnery and Beaver, 1915:p76). Initiation is required for sexual intercourse.
D. F., Growing Up Sexually.
Last revised: Sept 2004