- a philosophy, form, or system of patriarchal government.
Origin of patriarchalism
1840–50; patriarchal + -ism
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According to the article, the most dangerous antisocial phenomenon in the social life of the country was patriarchalism.Area Handbook for Albania
Eugene K. Keefe