It is a vast conspiracy that is working tirelessly to build a matriarchy to enslave men.
Some tribes were endogamic, and there matriarchy was the rule, descent being traced through the female line.
MacLennan maintains the existence of matriarchy in promiscuity, but this is inadmissible.
For this is one of the few civilised States—for aught I know it is the only one—in which "matriarchy" still prevails.
At the death of the father his own children were disinherited, in the matriarchy.
In effect, however, women owned the country and women governed it; suddenly the matriarchy existed.
He touched a hundred subjects; he developed a theory of matriarchy.
Descent was matrilinear, and a society known as matriarchy existed, as contrasted to the later patriarchy.
Thrayxite is a matriarchy, something we of Ihelos never suspected.
With the development of civilization we find that adaptation tends to take the form of matriarchy, as in the United States.