Discussion Based on previous survey data, Johnson et al. Support Center Support Center. More physically castrated cutters had a friend, or loved one perform their castration. In order to gain a deeper understanding of the motivating factors for cutters, a survey that specifically targets the cutters would need to be undertaken. First, in order to recruit a sufficient sample size an anonymous survey was used, and thus the veracity of responses could not be monitored. Given the nature of our data, we cannot say which characteristics or experiences are most related to the desire to perform castrations on one's self or others. The internet has become a sanctuary to these would-be eunuchs.
Charles Ancillon, Italian Love:
Voluntary Genital Ablations: Contrasting the Cutters and Their Clients
We eliminated an additional 28 responses as possibly fraudulent. We identified four factors that may promote castration ideations: Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. This was certainly his experience. We compared the cutters with other subgroups within our larger surveyed population. England, — Berkeley:
Social History of Medicinehky, https: The power of the hijras as a sexually ambiguous category can only be understood in the religious context of Hinduism. For Gelding - an adopted alias for the American internet guru to all wanna-be eunuchs - that moment came when he was 12 years old and thrown against an older boy in a packed bus. The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. The genitals would be sterilized with pepper water and then cut off. Circumcision Penectomy Penile prosthesis Preputioplasty. A cross-sectional Internet survey posted on eunuch.