The Day I Cut Off My Sons' Foreskins

By Daniel S. Brenner

CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership, 2000

The author defends the rite of circumcision as an act of ritualized violence that establishes a bond between natural enemies - father and son - and describes how circumcising his twin sons made him feel like a man.

Topic: Ritual, Psychology/Psychiatry, Family

Name of Publication: CLAL on Culture Archive

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Genre: Other

Language: English

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Brenner, Daniel S. The Day I Cut Off My Sons' Foreskins. CLAL on Culture Archive. CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership. 2000: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=2308


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