Growing Up Sexually

 


 

LODHA (West-Bengal,India)

More: Abor, Lingayats, Bengali, Punjabi; Rājpūts, Brahmans, Nagas, Chamars, Todas, Purum, Santals, Garos, Muria Gonds, Baiga, Nimar Bahalis, Lepcha, Uttar Pradesh, Andamanese, Nicorbarese


 

 

Parents stimulate boys’ but not girls’ genitalia (Ray, 1965:p96)[1].

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

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

Last revised: Sept 2004

 



[1] Ray, P. C. (1965) The Lodha and their Spirit-Possessed Men. Calcutta. As cited by Duerr, H. P. (1988) Nacktheit und Scham. Frankfurt a. M.: Suhrkamp. Vol. 1 of Der Mythos vom Zivilizationprocess. 2nd ed., p201/416n25