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Sex education was offered to girls at marriageable age by older girls. Prenuptial examinations of the girls by old women (Jaques, 1931)[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] Jaques, A. A. (1931) Notes on the Lemba tribe of the northern Transvaal, Anthropos 26,1/2:245-51